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James Carr Had the Goods, But Didn't Always Deliver.

Rock historian Ed Ward profiles James Carr, the little-known 60s soul singer, thought to have been the equal of Otis Redding and Wilson Picket.



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Other segments from the episode on December 1, 1987

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, December 1, 1987: Interview with Frank Morgan, Ronnie Mathews, and Walter Booker; Commentary on singer James Carr; Interview with James Baldwin; Review of Jacob Timmerman…


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