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Dean Ford-Thomas McAleese 5 September 1946 – 31 December 2018

Dean Ford born Thomas McAleese 5 September 1946 – 31 December 2018 was a Scottish singer and songwriter best known for his tenure as lead vocalist and frontman of the beat pop group Marmalade from 1966 to 1974. Ford (credited … Continue reading

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Ruby/Christine McGuire July 30, 1926 – December 28, 2018)

Christine McGuire, the eldest of the singing McGuire Sisters, who struck gold on the pop charts within the 1950s with “Sincerely,” “Sugartime” as well as different close-harmony hits which won young American hearts not quite ready for rock ′n’ roll, … Continue reading

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Norman Gimbel November 16, 1927 – December 19, 2018

Norman Gimbel (November 16, 1927 – December 19, 2018) was an American lyricist of popular songs, television and movie themes whose writing career includes such titles as “Sway”, “Canadian Sunset”, “Summer Samba”, “The Girl from Ipanema”, “Killing Me Softly with … Continue reading

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