TITLE

Blues Singer Charles Brown Succumbs At 76

PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Jet;02/22/99, Vol. 95 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Notes the death of blues singer Charles Brown. His holiday classic `Merry Christmas Baby'; Career highlights; Talents.
ACCESSION #
1548122

 

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