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Aretha, back in the heyday
Tags: Barry White, Gerald Levert, Ink Spots, Jesse Belvin, Jimmy Jam, Love Unlimited, Terry Lewis, The Icon Is, The Icon Is Love
“I cut the music I love to record. I do it whether it’s a hit or not. It’s the love for the music I’m into.”
June 1 (or 2), 1995
By phone from the Tutwiler Hotel, Birmingham, Alabama
Oh. My. God. That voice. Barry White is the kind of person you want to talk to just to hear that voice. And there it was, coming through my headset in all its deep, sonorous, honeyed glory.