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RIP, Wilson 'Willie Tee' Turbinton

Wilson " Willie Tee " Turbinton, New Orleans-born singer, pianist, songwriter and producer, died on September 11 of colon cancer. He was 63. Willie Tee charted in 1965 with “ Teasin ’ You” ”Walking Up A One Way Street”, and “ Thank You John ” is also a club favourite. Willie was also part of Mardi Gras Indian band the Wild Magnolias, whose “They Call Us Wild” LP is a landmark in southern funk music. He is survived by his wife, Marilyn, sister Joyce, daughter, Racquel and two grandchildren.

Met dank aan Marc Van Den Brempt