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A 1970s Philly soul classic

Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes, 1975, Don’t Leave Me This Way (you could also think of this song as proto-disco):

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Saying goodbye to one of the voices of Philly soul

From NPR on Tuesday: Bernard Wilson, 64, who helped define the sound of Philadelphia soul in the 1970s, died Sunday at a hospital in New Jersey after suffering a stroke and a heart attack. Wilson’s velvet baritone backed up the hits he performed with Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, including “If You Don’t Know […]

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