Rest In Peace
"Howard Tate died yesterday. He had been in poor health so it was no surprise to those who knew him. Howard was a great soul singer in that time when 'great soul singer' was a phrase that fit so many. In the late 1960s, he was up against Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, Jackie Wilson, James Carr, Percy Sledge, Joe Tex, Sam & Dave and a whole lot of others." ... Story continues here: It's Not The Singer, It's The Song (Dick Waterman Music Photography)
Dig: Howard Tate (AllMusic bio)
Download: "Stop" b/w "Shoot 'Em All Down"
Download: "Girl From the North Country"
Download: "Get It While You Can"