The Brothers Johnson were mostly known for Strawberry Letter 23, although most refer to it as Strawberry Letter 22, and were part of the Quincy Jones entourage along with Pattie Austin, James Ingraham, Tevin Campbell and Michael Jackson

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Back in the mid-70s to early 80s the Brothers Johnson was all over the radio and R&B and Pop charts with hits like 1976’s “I’ll Be Good to You,” 1977’s “Strawberry Letter 23″ and 1980’s “Stomp!”

Sadly as we enter the Memorial Day Weekend, we have to report the death of funk and R&B bassist Louis Johnson and co-founder of the Brothers Johnson. He died at age 60 on Thursday (05-21-15).

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