TITLE

Funk, Fire, and Desire

AUTHOR(S)
Fiore, Raymond
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Entertainment Weekly;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
Pays tribute to the late songwriter and producer Rick James.
ACCESSION #
14323159

 

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