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Phone interview conducted April 5, 2016

The legendary Betty Wright has been a frequent and welcome visitor to Europe since the early '70s when 'Clean Up Woman' established her as a global hitmaking Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and producer.

On the eve of an April 2016 short UK tour - including dates in Birmingham (9th), London (10th) and Croydon (12th), Betty talks with's David Nathan, who has been interviewing the multi-talented 'Queen of Miami Soul' since the '70s, about the passing of her husband King Sporty in 2015, her recent activities and being an independent label owner since 1985...

About the Writer
David Nathan is the founder and CEO of and began his writing career in 1965; beginning in 1967, he was a regular contributor to Blues & Soul magazine in London before relocating to the U.S. in 1975 where he served as U.S. editor for the publication for several decades and began being known as 'The British Ambassador Of Soul.' From 1988 to 2004, he wrote prolifically for Billboard, has penned bios, produced and written liner notes for box sets and reissue CDs for over a thousand projects. He returned to London in 2009 where he has helped create Records as a leading reissue label.
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Betty Wright Live, The Jazz Cafe, London, July 13, 2012
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