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Art Laboe

A California disk jockey who popularized the “oldies but goodies” format in radio. Though compilation albums of old material are actually commonplace, Laboe was one of the primary (if not really the 1st) to permit material from many brands for the 1st effective “oldies” albums going to the market.

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Timmy Allen

Bassist/songwriter/manufacturer/multi-instrumentalist/arranger Timmy Allen co-produced Stephanie Mills’ number 1 R&B strike “(You’re Puttin’) A Hurry on Me personally.” Allen continues to be associated with strikes with the Backstreet Children, Glenn Jones, Transformation, Freddie Jackson, and a slew of others. From Philadelphia, Allen performed bass in the brand new York music group …

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Tim Weisberg

Tim Weisberg is a pop/jazz flautist whose profession has carried him across a brace of single albums and program use the Monkees, the Carpenters, Dave Mason, Kim Carnes, and David Benoit, also to collaborations with Herbie Hancock. His most significant achievement, & most familiar function before the open public, however, …

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Arbee Stidham

A thrilling and expressive jazz-influenced blues vocalist, Arbee Stidham also takes on alto sax, acoustic guitar and harmonica. His dad Luddie Stidham worked well in Jimme Lunceford’s orchestra, while his uncle was a innovator from the Memphis Jug Band. Stidham created the Southern Syncopators and performed various night clubs in …

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Emily King

Born in NY in 1986, vocalist/songwriter Emily Ruler grew up encircled by music, seeing that her parents are jazz vocalists Marion Cowings and Kim Kalesti. In 2002, the 16-year-old made a decision to focus full-time on her behalf singing profession; she received her GED, and started perfecting her build in …

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Adeva

Home/R&B vocalist Adeva is well known on her behalf commanding diva vamps, but she also offers a solid feeling for tracks nearer to gospel ballads. Delivered in NJ, Adeva first obtained popularity in Australia and European countries; her first three singles (“Respect,” “Caution,” and “I MANY THANKS”) all peaked at …

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Mosley & Johnson

Sam Mosley and Robert A. Johnson are songwriters for Malaco, and in addition documented as the duo Mosley and Johnson for Muscle mass Shoals Audio, a subsidiary of Malaco. They produced two LPs for the label in the past due ’80s and early ’90s, but experienced no hits.

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Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin is among the giants of spirit music, and even of American pop all together. More than every other performer, she epitomized spirit at its most gospel-charged. Her amazing run of past due-’60s strikes with Atlantic Information — “Respect,” “I Hardly ever Loved a guy,” “String of Fools,” “Baby …

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