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Cimafunk’s quest to create a nation under one groove

A few months ago at a recording studio in Tallahassee, Florida, Cuban singer and songwriter Cimafunk was engaged in a climactic meeting of minds with Parliament-Funkadelic leader George Clinton when they stumbled upon a fascinating connection between African American and African American. Cuban music. Cimafunk, born Erik Iglesias Rodríguez, played …

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Neill R. Anderson, 87, Lewisburg |

Neill R. Anderson, October 2, 1933 – September 29, 2021 Neil Anderson passed away peacefully at his Lewisburg home on September 29, 2021, from metastatic melanoma. An artist all his life, he began at the age of seven with drawing lessons at the Chicago Art Institute. This was followed by …

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