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Leon Russell

Post by livewire » Sun Nov 13, 2016 5:54 pm

Southern rock luminary Leon Russell has died at the age of 74
Over his career, Russell recorded more than 35 albums and was best known for his A Song for You.
The song was recorded and covered by the Carpenters, the Temptations, Neil Diamond, Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin and his good friend Willie Nelson....BBC News

From country to rock, from the studio to the stage, from collaborations with Willie Nelson, Eric Clapton, and Frank Sinatra, Leon Russell was popular music’s piano man for a generation. And now he has joined the list of music legends who took their final breath in 2016....Trigger
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