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Donny Hathaway

Donny Hathaway
Born: Oct 1, 1945 in Chicago, IL
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Died: Jan 13, 1979 in New York, NY
Genre: R&B
Biography: Donny Hathaway was one of the brightest new voices in soul music at the dawn of the '70s, possessed of a smooth, gospel-inflected romantic croon that was also at home on fiery protest material. Hathaway achieved his greatest commercial success as Roberta Flack's duet partner of choice, but sadly he's ...Read full biography
Everything Is Everything
Released: 1970
Label: Rhino
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Already a respected arranger and pianist who'd contributed to dozens of records (by artists ranging from the Impressions to Carla Thomas to Woody Herman), with this debut LP Donny Hathaway revealed yet ...Read full review
Live
Released: 1972
Label: Hi Horse Records
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Donny Hathaway's 1972 Live album is one of the most glorious of his career, an uncomplicated, energetic set with a heavy focus on audience response as well as the potent jazz chops of his group. The results ...Read full review
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