Includes persons who made significant contributions while living in the United States, whether or not they were U.S. citizens, and who died in the five-year period covered by each volume. Includes an index by occupation.... wrote and recorded aIn the Midnight Hour, aquot; which became his first major chart success for Atlantic and his signature song. ... highaand aMustang Sally, aquot; a cover of a song by former colleague Rice, both in 1966, and aFunky Broadwaya (1967). ... As his recording career foundered, he was arrested several times between 1975 and 1996; in 1994 he served time in a ... Nevertheless, he remained a popular performer on the club and concert circuit throughout his career, and the incomeanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives: 2006-2008|
|Author||:||Kenneth T. Jackson|