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Dap-Kings frontwoman Sharon Jones dies at 60

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 05:50

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Jones and the Dap-Kings performing at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan on May 3, 2009. Jones had a raw, unreconstructed singing style drawn straight from the heyday of soul music in the 1960s.

Washington

SHARON Jones, a late-blooming soul singer who emerged in her late 40s with a gale-force voice and a magnetic stage presence, and who kept performing for the past three years while being treated for cancer, died on Nov 18 at a hospital in Cooperstown, New York. She was 60.

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