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Mark Anthony Morales February 19, 1968 – February 18, 2021

Mark Anthony Morales February 19, 1968 – February 18, 2021, better known by the stage name Prince Markie Dee, was an American rapper, songwriter, producer, and radio personality. Morales was a member of the Fat Boys, a pioneering rap group … Continue reading

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Armando Anthony “Chick” Corea June 12, 1941 – February 9,2021

Armando Anthony “Chick” Corea June 12, 1941 – February 9,2021 was an American jazz composer, keyboardist,bandleader and occasional percussionist. His compositions”Spain”, “500 Miles High”, “La Fiesta”, “Armando’s Rhumba” and”Windows” are widely considered jazz standards. As a member of Miles Davis’s … Continue reading

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Mary Wilson March 6, 1944 – February 8, 2021

Mary Wilson March 6, 1944 – February 8, 2021 was an American singer and concert performer best known as a founding member of the Supremes, the most successful Motown act of the 1960s and the best-charting female group in U.S. … Continue reading

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James Purify May 12, 1944 January 22, 2021

James & Bobby Purify were an R&B singing duo, whose biggest hits were “I’m Your Puppet” in 1966, which reached number six in the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and in a re-recorded version number 12 in the UK Singles … Continue reading

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