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this is a discussion within the Music Community Forum; ST. LOUIS (AP) Fontella Bass, a St. Louis-born soul singer who hit the top of the R&B charts with "Rescue Me" in 1965, has died. The singer's daughter, Neuka Mitchell, says Bass died at a St. Louis hospice Wednesday ...

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Old 12-27-2012, 05:43 PM   #1
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'Rescue Me' singer Fontella Bass dies

ST. LOUIS (AP) Fontella Bass, a St. Louis-born soul singer who hit the top of the R&B charts with "Rescue Me" in 1965, has died.

The singer's daughter, Neuka Mitchell, says Bass died at a St. Louis hospice Wednesday night of complications from a heart attack suffered three weeks ago. She was 72. Bass had also suffered several strokes since 2005.

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Old 12-28-2012, 08:06 PM   #2
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Re: 'Rescue Me' singer Fontella Bass dies

That is a great song. Rest in Peace Fontella Bass
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72 also too young. RIP.
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