Tribute To The Talented Allen Toussaint

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Heard On The Odyssey Series
Allen Toussaint, Composer, Musician and Record Producer

Toussaint had a dominant solo career, peaked in the ’70s that included collaborations with several popular artists including Paul McCartney and Glen Campbell who covered Toussaint’s “Southern Nights” and carried it to Number One on the Pop, Country and Adult-Contemporary Charts. He passed away Tuesday, November 10, 2015 just prior to rendering a concert in Madrid, Spain…

Episode Credits

  • Dr. Jonathan Øverby Producer
  • Joe Hardtke Technical Director

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