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Hidle Brown Barnum

Manufacturer and arranger H.B. Barnum continues to be among the unsung giants of well-known music, collaborating using a who’s who of works spanning from Frank Sinatra to Puff Daddy. Delivered Hidle Dark brown Barnum in Houston on July 15, 1936, he gained a countrywide amateur talent competition at age four, …

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Donna Rhoden

b. Sept 1964, London, Britain. Rhoden obtained notoriety like a enthusiasts rock and roll performer in the first 80s. She started her career carrying out on the Metallic Slate audio system located in Stockwell, south London. Her vocal abilities led to a link with members from the Well Pack music …

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Geraldine Hunt

While Geraldine Hunt’s name rarely arises in discussions, the talented singer, article writer, and producer given birth to Geraldine Milligan in St. Louis, MO Feb 10, 1945, hasn’t abandoned the battle for fame, cash, and universal acknowledgement. Hunt’s family relocated to Chicago when she was 2 yrs old, as well …

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Gwen Fuqua

The later Gwendolyn “Gwen” Gordy-Fuqua deserves a huge footnote in Motown’s background. The vivacious, gorgeous, partying female succumbed to cancers November 8, 1999 in her NORTH PARK, CA house, and was laid to rest in a family group story in Detroit, MI, November 15, 1999. She’s survived by way of …

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The Knight Brothers

Richard Dunbar and Wayne Leon Diggs comprised the Knight Brothers, a duo that documented among soul’s most wrenching singles, “Enticement ‘Bout to obtain Me personally.” Both had been natives of Washington, D.C.; Diggs was created in 1937 and Dunbar on, may 31, 1939. Both sang using the Starfires on two …

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Travis Biggs

Travis Biggs was a keyboardist who caused Isaac Hayes through the late ’70s, an interval that found Hayes flirting with disco. Biggs also released two spacy, synth-driven LPs of his very own during that period: 1976’s Problem, on TB&C, and 1979’s Solar Funk, on MCA subsidiary Supply. He is greatest …

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Georgie Fame

Georgie Fame’s swinging, surprisingly credible mixture of jazz and American R&B earned him a considerable following in his local U.K., where he obtained three number 1 singles through the ’60s. Popularity performed piano and body organ furthermore to performing, and was affected by famous brands Mose Allison, Booker T. & …

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Candi Staton

Blessed March 13, 1940, in Hanceville, AL, Candi Stanton sang using the Jewell Gospel Trio as an adolescent. They toured the original gospel circuit in the 1950s using the Spirit Stirrers, C.L. Franklin, and Mahalia Jackson. They documented several edges for Nashboro, Apollo, and Savoy Information between 1953 and 1963. …

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Gerry Granahan

Gerry Granahan isn’t a name that elicits instantaneous acknowledgement, in the way of more well-known modern Phil Spector. But from 1958 in to the middle-’60s, Granahan charted many strike records like a vocalist and songwriter, and in addition created a string of strike songs by famous brands the Angels and …

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Glashaus

German neo-soul trio Glashaus emerged in 2000 when companies Moses Pelham and Martin Haas began focus on the proposed single debut by singer Cassandra Steen, previously known on her behalf use the hip-hop group Freundeskreis. Because the task evolved, the innovative synergy between musician and producers demonstrated therefore potent that …

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