Harold Melvin, 57, leader of the Blue Notes, dies

April 1997
Jet;04/14/97, Vol. 91 Issue 21, p54
Informs that Harold Melvin, leader of the musical act the Blue Notes, died at age 57 in the spring of 1997. His musical legacy.


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