George Brown lyricist, drummer dies at 74

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California [US], November 18 (ANI): George Brown, a lyricist and drummer who was a founding member of Kool & the Gang, passed away on Thursday. He was 74, CNN reported. Publicist Jerry Digney of Kool & the Gang emailed CNN to corroborate the story. Digney said that Brown lost his fight with cancer and passed away in Los Angeles. In 1964, Brown, along with Ricky Westfield, Ronald Bell and his brother Robert ‘Kool’ Bell, and neighbourhood pals Spike Mickens, Dennis Thomas, and Charles Smith, started a group called the Jazziacs and started creating jazz, soul, and funk-infused music. After going …

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