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Do You Really Know What Soul IS?

Charlie Gillett, Record Mirror, 24 October 1970

I BELIEVE that the sudden rash of hit records by black singers is a flash in the pan, and doesn't mean anything in the long run, but I'd love the BBC to prove me wrong. A lot of people are sure I am anyway, including R. Pylee, whose letter was printed in the week before last's Record Mirror.

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