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JERRY BUTLER
Soul - funk - disco singer - songwriter - producer - multi-instrumetalist

Born on 08.12.1939 in Sunflower, Mississippi, U.S.A.
Brother of Billy Butler.
Primarily known as member of Impressions, The.
His career is really huge, starting in 1958.
Long time associate of Curtis Mayfield.
Has co-written Otis Redding's "I've Been Loving You Too Long".
Has dueted with Betty Everett, Brenda Lee Eager, Thelma Houston and Gene Chandler.
Has collaborated with Exuma and Jerry Peters for the blaxloitation soundtracks, "Joe" and "Melinda" respectively.
He's also an american politician. He serves Commissioner for Cook County, Illinois, having first been elected in 1985.
 
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JERRY BUTLER: LOVE'S ON THE MENU/SUITE FOR A SINGLE GIRL (SMCR-25086)
Track listing: LOVE’S ON THE MENU 1. I Don't Want Nobody To Know 2. I'm Goin' Left 3. I Don't Wanna Be Reminded 4. Don't Let This Smile Fool You 5. I Honestly Love You 6. Love's On The Menu Tonight 7. The Devil In Mrs. Jones 8. Thank You Early Bird 9. I Think That She's In Love 10. This Is Your Life SUITE FOR A SINGLE GIRL 11. Suite For The Single Girl 12. I Wanna Do It To You 13. Ms. Fine 14. What A Pleasant Surprise 15. Chalk It Up 16....
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Jerry Butler August 1976 Interview
IT'S VERY considerate of Jerry Butler to stay away from the charts for a full two years for that enables me to come up with that truly creative headli...
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Jerry Butler July 1977 Interview
There were those who felt Jerry Butler might fade into obscurity. But, you can't keep a good man down and he's back with a vengeance…a Top-5 single...
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Jerry Butler November 1978 Interview
Jerry talks to B&S about his reunion with Gamble and Huff and his plans for the future… GRAMATICALLY, it may not be correct but the simple t...
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Jerry Butler July 1975 Interview
AFTER a period of relative quiet, the news came recently that Jerry Butler, certainly one of the stalwarts of soul music, had pacted with Motown Recor...
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Jerry Butler and Brenda Lee Eager 1973 Video
Jerry Butler and Brenda Lee Eager (They Long To Be) Close To You from his 1972 album SPICE OF LIFE as performed on Soul Train ...
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