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Bobby Womack, Legendary Soul Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 70

People Magazine - 27 Jun 2014
In a statement, musician Peter Gabriel said: "I'm very sad to learn of Bobby Womack's death ... His songs and his voice have been so much a part of the fabric of so many musical lives. In recent years, it was great to see Richard Russell and Damon ...
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Aretha's Greatest Albums: 'Aretha Now' (1968)

Rolling Stone - 21 Aug 2018
Depending on the song, the band featured Bobby Womack on guitar (those are his wailing blues bends on “A Change”), a few Muscle Shoals legends (keyboardist Spooner Oldham, guitarist Jimmy Johnson and groovemaster general Roger Hawkins on ...
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Don Toliver Debuts "Donny Womack" Mixtape

HipHopDX - 03 Aug 2018
“Trap-n-B” artist Don Toliver has released his debut mixtape, Donny Womack. The project's title is an obvious ode to Bobby Womack by Toliver, who is a contributor to Travis Scott's soon-to-be-released Astroworld album. The Houston native's debut ...
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Aretha's Greatest Albums: 'Hey Now Hey' (1973)

Rolling Stone - 17 Aug 2018
That's an odd sentiment, considering that the album would be worth it solely for “That's the Way I Feel About Cha,” on which Franklin hijacks a Bobby Womack song and explodes it from within. Her version is at once utterly laid-back — she luxuriates in ...
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Sam Cooke's 1964 Murder Case Needs Further Exploration

Radio Facts - 20 Aug 2018
His first wife died in a car accident. His mentee before he died, 21-year-old Bobby Womack, ended up marrying his wife, Barbara, just three months after his Cooke's death in 1965, getting him blackballed in the industry. Barbara allegedly found out ...
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Billy Franklin Payne

Daily Tribune News - 08 Aug 2018
Honorary Pallbearers are Fuzz Cornett, Lamar Thacker, Bobby Womack, Bill Stafford, Earl Mathison, Wallace Pickel and Michael Scoggins. Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from five o'clock in the evening until nine o'clock on ...
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Happy Dog to host Bobby Womack birthday show and dance party - 02 Mar 2018
Give it up for Lawrence Caswell, as he pays tribute to the music of Bobby Womack. The musician and DJ will perform a set of songs by Womack to celebrate his birthday. The Cleveland-born singer, guitarist songwriter - who died June 27, 2014 -- would've ...
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Bobby Womack -- 'I Can Understand It'

Jalopnik - 29 Jun 2018
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. Understanding, 1972. Error loading player: No playable sources found. About the author. Patrick George · Patrick George. Editor-in-Chief ...
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Sie war Soul

ZEIT ONLINE - 17 Aug 2018
Allen Toussaint, Percy Sledge, Ben E. King, Bobby Womack, Bobby Bland, Jimmy Ruffin, Sharon Jones … Sie alle waren begnadete Künstlerinnen, Songwriter, Musikerinnen. Die Soulgemeinde trauerte, die Feuilletons brachten einen Nachruf. Der Tod von ...
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Gabrielle: 'I'm coming back as a white male, honey'

The Guardian - 06 Aug 2018
Gabrielle had her own 80s idols (Spandau Ballet, Wham, Haircut 100, Madonna), but then she discovered her mother's collection and developed a love of soul and reggae (Marvin Gaye, Barry White, Bobby Womack, Dennis Brown). And it was music that kept ...
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Lowlands 2018 – festivalverslag

Lust For Life Magazine - 20 Aug 2018
De band heeft in iets meer dan een jaar twee albums uitgebracht en speelt dan ook veel nieuwe nummers, her en der afgewisseld met oude bekenden zoals Stylo (met boven het podium een afbeelding van de in 2014 overleden Bobby Womack op het ...
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Recensie: The War And Treaty – Healing Tide

Blues Magazine - 09 Aug 2018
Een opzwepend Bobby Womack-achtig nummer. De perfect bij elkaar passende soulstemmen stelen de show in de pianoballad Hearts. Als je hier ongevoelig voor bent, raad ik je aan om zo snel mogelijk eens bij je huisarts langs te gaan! Ook in de loom ...

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