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Hey Girl
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Kissing a Fraud (Piano-a-Pella)
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If You Think That Funk Is Junk, You're Dunk
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Better By Far
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Your Love Keeps Haunting Me

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Beat R&B vocalist Jimmy James was born Michael James on September 13, 1940, and grew up in Jamaica. He started performing American soul music in the late '50s. As a solo artist, he notched two number one records in Jamaica as Jimmy James on Tip Top Records: "Bewildered and Blue" and "Come to Me Softly" (the latter reached number 70 in the States). After the two solo smashes, one of Jamaica's most popular bands, the Vagabonds, approached him; they needed a lead singer and Jimmy w... Read more

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