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R&B singer and songwriter Andre Williams died Sunday at age 82. Williams co-wrote "Shake A Tail Feather."
Kenn Goodman/Pravda Records Archive via AP
March 18, 2019 - 7:57 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Andre Williams, an R&B singer and songwriter who co-wrote "Shake A Tail Feather" and performed across musical genres, died. He was 82. Williams' manager and musical director, Kenn Goodman, said that Williams was recently diagnosed with colon cancer and that he was receiving...
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Joe Jackson is shown at the 26th Annual Elton John Academy Awards Viewing Party held at West Hollywood Park on March 4, 2018.
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June 27, 2018 - 12:02 pm
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Joseph "Joe" Jackson, the patriarch who launched the musical Jackson family dynasty, has died, a source close to the family tells CNN. He was 89. Jackson was the father and at times manager to pop stars Michael and Janet Jackson, along with the sibling-singing...
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