R.I.P. Nicholas Ashford Dead At 69

Motown legend, Nicholas Ashford of Ashford and Simpson has died at the age of 69 after losing his battle with throat cancer.

One of his most famous songs is Ain’t No Mountain High Enough and the duo was was inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame in 2002.

R.I.P. Nicholas Ashford May 4, 1942 – August 22, 2011

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