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Soul Legend Nick Ashford Of Ashford & Simpson Fame Dead At 69

Nick Ashford & Valerie Simpson File Photo

Soul legend Nick Ashford, who wrote the songs “Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough, has died.  He was 69 years old.  Nick had been suffering from throat cancer for a while. Ashford teamed with his wife, Valerie Simpson, to become the duo Ashford & Simpson and recorded “Solid” a huge […]