Donny Hathaway – Everything Is Everything

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Soulful album permeated with pain, love, politics and the ghetto spirit. Everything Is Everything is the first studio album by American soul artist Donny Hathaway, which was released on July 1, 1970 on the Atco label. With this debut LP, Donny revealed yet another facet of his genius — his smoky, pleading voice, one of the best to ever grace a soul record, Everything Is Everything sounded like nothing before it. Enjoy!

Donny Edward Hathaway (October 1, 1945 – January 13, 1979) was an American Jazz, Blues, Soul & Gospel singer-songwriter and musician. Hathaway contracted with Atlantic Records in 1969 and with his first single for the Atco label, “The Ghetto, Part I” in early 1970, Rolling Stone magazine marked him as a major new force in soul music. Donny finished his life and career by committing a suicide caused by paranoid schizophrenia.

 

 

 

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