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Warner/Chappell CEO Jon Platt and veteran producers Kenny Gamble and Leon Huff are among the trailblazers who will be feted
This weekend, the legendary R&B songwriting team will receive honorary doctorates in recognition of the 3500 songs they've produced over their 35-year partnership. In this interview, they reflect on their extraordinary careers.
"I've been trying to get there for over a decade, really. [Blues] is the music we've always played. I guess over the last decade or so, it just became where I went when I wanted to listen to music."
At no time does "Back To Now," exploit the fact the Labelle hasn't recorded in over 30 years. There are no hokey tributes or tired, potential cash-cow cover versions to draw attention.