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GARNET MIMMS
Born: November 26, 1933, Ashland, West Virginia.

Singer and songwriter who recorded a number of R & B tunes with various groups and on his own as a solo singer in the 50's, 60's, and 70's. Garnett Mimms is now a born-again Christian and has not recorded for many years.
 
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GARNET MIMMS: LOOKING FOR YOU (KENT)
It’s so clear why Dusty Springfield adored this guy. Listening to her version of “It Was Easier To Hurt Her” shows how slavishly she copied his vocal styling and delivery. The way he injected an honest and dedication into his music is a joy to behold. His unrivalled voice is warm, welcoming and so pure. Yes, I’m talking about Mr Mimms and for the third time this afternoon I’m playing this compilation of A and B-sides from his United Artist and Veep singles, many on CD for the first time. “One...
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Garnet Mimms 1970 Article
THE OBJECT of this article is not to reminisce in the way so many writers do on the so-called "golden era" of soul, when, according to them, every rec...
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