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Iceberg Slim

Best known while an writer of gritty stories of street existence and hustling, Iceberg Slim (Robert Beck) sold more than six mil copies of his books, typically the most popular getting Pimp: THE STORYPLOT of MY ENTIRE LIFE. Since many writers before him got seen match to record and discharge …

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Ray Charles

Reaching number 3 for the pop graphs in 1964 with perhaps one of the most successful easy hearing singles from the ’60s, “Appreciate Me with ALL OF YOUR Heart (Cuando Caliente el Sol),” the Ray Charles Singers produced many genteel albums of choral disposition music through the entire ’50s and …

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Marcy Wescott

b. 10 Dec 1918, Chicago, Illinois, USA, d. 25 Might 1996, Phoenix, Az, USA. Although her Broadway profession was quite brief, Wescott played essential assignments in two implies that acquired music by Richard Rodgers and lyrics by Lorenz Hart and in both these it dropped to her to present songs …

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Wesley Rose

b. 11 Feb 1918, Chicago, Illinois, USA, d. 26 Apr 1990, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The child of Fred Rose, he resided with his mom when his parents divorced and after completing university, worked well as an accountant within the Chicago offices of Regular Life. (He wedded Margaret Erdelyan on 16 …

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