[JPL] About Levi Stubbs passing

Derrick Lucas derrick at jazz901.org
Fri Oct 17 18:09:48 EDT 2008


Hey Arturo,

The Four Tops have a jazz album called "Breaking Through" it was recorded
around '63/64 but was buried until 1999 when Motown released it

Hank Mobley did "Reach Out, I'll Be There"  on his his Reach Out lp in 1968

Leon Spencer did a version of Keeper Of The Castle

Cheers!
Derrick



On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 4:53 PM, Ed Trefzger <ed.trefzger at jazzweek.com>wrote:

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> 10/17/08 4:51 PM, Arturo Gomez wrote:
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>> Any suggestions on jazz or blues versions of the Four Tops songbook?
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> Here's one: Kevin Mahogany does "Reach Out, I'll Be There" on Pride & Joy.
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