Calvin Simon, singer for Parliament-Funkadelic, dead at 79

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New York Daily News

Calvin Simon, a singer and original member of the influential, genre-bending music collective Parliament-Funkadelic, has died at age 79. His death was announced on the official Facebook page for George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic, which wrote, “Fly on Calvin!” The news was later confirmed on Simon’s personal Facebook page with a post featuring a photo of the music group in 1974. “Thank everyone for the wonderful memories… we will so miss you Calvin… but love the thought that heaven just got a bit funkier, reads the announcement, which was shared Saturday. Simon, whose cause of death …

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