R.I.P. Nick Ashford

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Nick Ashford: A Musical Legend

The music community lost a legend when Nick Ashford died in a New York City hospital, Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, after suffering from throat cancer. In his honor, let's take a look at some of his contributions to music, career milestones and the journey he took with his wife, Valerie Simpson, which blessed all of us listeners with the real thing.

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