Old Friend

phyllis-hyman-fact_imgBefore Adele was Rolling in the Deep or knew how to Set Fire to the Rain, even before Whitney wanted to Dance With Somebody and Mariah had a Vision of Love there was Phyllis. Phyllis Linda Hyman undoubtedly one of the great singers of a time gone past. A tall (she stood 6’2) and beautiful woman, she had a voice so unique. Growing up I was no stranger to the sultry singing of Miss Hyman, her voice deep and soothing was amazing. The words she sang seemed to be coming from a place so deep within that it made each song that much more intense, spine tingling and bone chilling none the less.
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