9 years before the Jackson 5 was founded; first time on national tv

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    Amazing, incl Lymon's voice & poise, whole tragic career, drug addiction, bigamy, and the stealing of song credits and royalties. 

    Someone was talking about the remarkable "youth" of the 22-year old poet at Biden's inauguration - i kept thinking of much younger musicians, and here's a great example.

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankie_Lymon


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    Lebowitz, it is a New York thing. You wouldn't understand.


    you have to laugh that Swisher thinks of 'over-analyzing" as a negative here.


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