[youtube id=”eZ-WNjr_GeE”] Vanessa Kendrick recorded Clarence Reid’s “90% Of Me Is You” in 1973 for the Glades label. ┬áLate music mogul Henry Stone owned T.K. Productions of which Glades was a subsidiary company. Kendrick’s original was famously sampled by Main Source on “Just Hangin’ Out.” A year later Gwen McCraeContinue Reading

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[youtube id=”ilUlyGGqTCg”] Clarence Reid, who was also known as the masked rapper Blowfly, died Sunday in hospice care at the age of 76 from liver┬ácancer. Reid wrote songs for ’60’s soul artists including Gwen McCrae and Betty Wright. His Blowfly persona recited adult-themed rap versions of popular songs and becameContinue Reading

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