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Garnet Mimms

Garnet Mimms
Born: Nov 16, 1933 in Ashland, VA
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Genre: R&B
Biography: Best known for his original rendition of "Cry Baby," later a major item in Janis Joplin's repertoire, Garnet Mimms' pleading, gospel-derived intensity made him one of the earliest true soul singers. His legacy remains criminally underappreciated, since for some reason he never scored another hit on the ...Read full biography
Is Anybody Out There?
Released: 2008
Label: Evidence
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At 75, Garnet Mimms is singing better than ever. The proof is all over Is Anybody Out There?, produced and arranged by Nashville's Jon Tiven. Tiven wrote or co-wrote 13 of the album's 15 tunes. He recorded ...Read full review
Has It All
Released: 1978
Label: Arista
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