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Freda Payne - Come Back to Me Love (2014)

With her latest album, Come Back to Me Love, Freda Payne comes full circle. It is an album of jazz and pop standards - the kind of songs that Payne grew up hearing and singing in her home town of Detroi, and the kind that were featured on Payne’s first recordings in the early 1960s.

Payne’s early career bears some similarities to...

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