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Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 02/ 1/2011

Read this: '70s jazz singer Angela Bofill hits the road, sans singing voice

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Angela Bofill, 1989. (Arista Records/)



Angela Bofill, glamorous siren of '70s jazz and R&B, lost her voice to a series of strokes. But "I love perform," she haltingly tells our colleague DeNeen Brown, and she needs the money -- so she's touring still: A band sings her songs, while Bofill sits on stage and narrates. Sad, sweet story.

Jazz singer Angela Bofill makes a comeback without voice that made her famous

By The Reliable Source  | February 1, 2011; 12:07 PM ET
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