Garnet Mimms And The Enchanters
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Cry Baby
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For Your Precious Love
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I'll Take Good Care Of You
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Don't Change Your Heart
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Until You Were Gone

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Garnet Mimms And The Enchanters

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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 level of "Cry Baby," but his output from the early to mid-'60s -- a blend of uptown sophistication and earthy, impassioned vocals -- has earned comparisons to Sam Cooke and Jackie... Read more

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