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Lonnie Liston Smith

Lonnie Liston Smith

American soul, jazz and funk musician who guested and collaborated with Miles Davis, Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Pharoah Sanders, before forming The Cosmic Echoes and a slight change in direction towards jazz-funk.

He hit the big-time with the club classic, "Expansions". The track "A Garden Of Peace" has been sampled by several artists including Jay-Z and MF Doom and his link with hip-hop continued with his appearance on "Jazzmatazz Vol 1" by Guru.

Other albums include "Exotic Mysteries" and "Magic Lady".

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