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Gil Scott-Heron, RIP

Gil Scott-Heron @ Marcus Garvey Park in 2010 (more by Benjamin Lozovsky)
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The highly influential singer-songwriter, and poet has just passed away at the age of 62.

In 2010 he released his first LP in over 16 years titled I’m New Here via XL Records.
Earlier this year, a collaboration with Jamie xx yielded, We’re New Here for the same label.

Famously known for the track “The Revolution Will Not Be Televised,” Gil Scott-Heron‘s entire body of work, and his impact on the world will never be forgotten.

RIP Gil.

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