Wednesday, August 24, 2011

RIP, Nick Ashford

My heart goes out to Valerie Simpson. Their love was solid as a rock.


  1. I didn't really know them as performers except for SOLID, but the songs they wrote for others I liked a lot. I'm surprised about LET'S GO GET STONED.

  2. Yeah, I didn't realize how much they'd written either. When they announced his death on my radio station, they played Marvin Gaye/Tammi Terrell's "You're All I Need To Get By", one of my all time favorites. And this! "Recently they received a credit on Amy Winehouse’s song “Tears Dry on Their Own,” which features a sample from “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough.”"


Friday, June 22nd?