Daily Archives: June 10, 2017

Curtis Mayfield: Gentle Genius, Reluctant Preacher

by Norman Richmond Manhattan bass vocalist Blue Lovett once told me how he remembered Curtis Lee Mayfield. Lovett said while most of the other RnB artists were chasing the promoter to make sure they got paid and others were chasing woman hoping to get laid. Not Curtis Lee. Lovett said Mayfield would be sitting quietly […]