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'Philosopher of Soul' Johnnie Taylor Dies
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Title'Philosopher of Soul' Johnnie Taylor Dies
AbstractFile containing a photo and obituary for Johnnie Taylor, "a soul singer whose crossover appeal gave him his biggest hit in the disco era." Born in Arkansas about 1938 and raised in Kansas City before becoming a soul singer known as the "Philosopher of Soul" and moving to Memphis in the 1960s, recording the hits "Who's Making Love" in 1968 and "Disco Lady" in 1975.
DateJune/2/2000
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: Musicians--Local
PageB4: 5
Local SubjectTaylor, Johnnie
Musicians
African Americans
IllustrationsNo
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID123460
CONTENTdm number27357
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