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[youtube id=”eZ-WNjr_GeE”] Vanessa Kendrick recorded Clarence Reid’s “90% Of Me Is You” in 1973 for the Glades label.  Late 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 cancer. 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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