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Gil Scott-Heron with his beloved mother, later in his troubled life.

Gil Scott-Heron's Legacy May Not Be Televised.

Gil Scott-Heron in his high school yearbook at Fieldston.

‘Gil Scott-Heron: Pieces of a Man’ recalls leap to Big Apple

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Gil Scott-Heron: Gil Scott-Heron with his son

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Gil Scott-Heron. Creater of hip-hop?

A Fond Farewell for Gil Scott-Heron

The hip-hop revolution did indeed happen live, a revolution Scott-Heron himself helped to pioneer. The legendary poet and artist passed away May 27 at age 62 in New York City. Dubbed the Godfather.

Gil Scott Heron was born on this date in He was an African-American poet, lyricist, musician, and activist.

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Gil Scott-Heron and Words from His Daughter Gia

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Gil Scott-Heron (lady Day and John Coltrane) by Jules Mann

RAY CHARLES (1960) Marshall is most famous for his iconic photographs of such rock stars as Jimi Hendrix and the Rolling Stones. But he also shot many jazz and soul musicians, including Ray Charles who is pictured here relaxing prior to playing a show. Image from the book Match Prints by Jim Marshall and Timothy White

Jim Marshall: 10 Classic Rock Pics

Ray Charles, Longshoreman’s Hall, San Francisco, CA, © Jim Marshall Photography LLC

Gil Scott Heron

Gilbert "Gil" Scott-Heron – was an American soul and jazz poet, musician, and author, known primarily for his work as a spoken word performer in the and