sixartist, sixtune, sixweekspecial #23
(Impressions – Young Mod’s Forgotten Story)
landmark day today .. 100 posts on themusicologist. especially synchronistic that it’s fallen on Curtis Mayfield’s ‘watch’.
Iv’e banged on enough times during the time we have shared together on themusicologist about how much the man’s music and lyrics have meant to me as babe in arms, young boy, adolescent, teenager, young man, and now as man, (a title you can’t claim before 33 according to the ancients !!), so I’m not going to wax too lyrical today as Curtis says it all with this cut about the end of an era….
“Shall I tell it like it is, aint none of your business…YES IT IS..”
lyrics DON Curtis…lyrics
arranged by Curtis, legendary musicologist Johnnie Pate and rising soul star Donnie Hathaway…