Born: April 1, 1949 | Died: May 27, 2011
“I consider myself neither poet, composer, nor musician. These are merely tools used by sensitive men to carve out a piece of beauty or truth they hope may lead to peace and salvation.”
He has been opening eyes, minds and souls for over thirty years. A highly influential and widely admired singer, proto-rapper, jazz pianist, poet, novelist and socio- political commentator, Gil Scott-Heron remains a unique figure in global music. With over fifteen albums to his name, his politically charged output has won him an international following. His work illuminates a philosophy of life that holds human affection as well as political and artistic responsibility as the underlying factors that inspire his writing....
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Nothing NewMusica Jazz
Lady Day And John Coltrane / See-Saw AffairMusica Jazz
The Revolution Begins: The Flying Dutchman MastersMusica Jazz
It's Your WorldMusica Jazz
Original Album ClassicsMusica Jazz
I'm New HereMusica Jazz
It's Your World / Lady Day & John ColtraneMusica Jazz
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