Playlist for Sunday, September 4, 2011 (10pm-12:30am)
A Tribute to the Late Nick Ashford, who died August 22nd, in NYC. Part of the songwriting & singing tandem; Nick Ashford & Valerie Simpson We survived the hurricane, with another one trying to bother us and it's the looooong Labor Day weekend and the students are back, in a MASS invasion!!
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The show starts with Kool & The Gang's "Summer Madness".
The next 3 songs were part of a medley, from the CD, The Very Best of Ashford & Simpson. The songs were "You're All I Need to Get By", "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" and "Ain't No Mountain High Enough".
Valerie Simpson serenades Nick, on his birthday, at Sugar Bar, the restaurant/entertainment place, they own, in New York City, in 2007 and sings "Happy Birthday', with the help of all the patrons and friends.