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Marvin Gaye And Diana Shared Hits With This Ashford-Simpson Song

[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nick Ashford[/lastfm], who died in New York yesterday after a battle with throat cancer, along with his wife and songwriting partner [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Valerie Simpson[/lastfm], wrote some of the best hits of Motown‘s golden period […]

08/23/2011

First Leiber, Now Ashford

You know my belief in the CDT (Celebrity Death Trifecta).  It looks as though one is being written as we speak.  I say “written” as two brilliant songwriters just died.  Steve was on top of […]

08/23/2011

Marvin’s Marvelous Duets

There’s nobody smoother than [lastfm]Marvin Gaye[/lastfm], our KOOL Artist Of The Week.  In fact, the only thing that can top Marvin’s solo work is a Marvin DUET!  He sang a bunch with [lastfm]Tammi Terrell[/lastfm].  You’ll […]

09/08/2010

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