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    Homeless funk legend Sly Stone wins $5m in back royalties

    Daily Mail; the rest at the link with plenty of pictures

    Rags to riches: Seventies funk legend Sly Stone is awarded $5m in back royalties while still living out of his van

    Seventies funk and soul icon Sly Stone, who has been living in a van for years, has just been awarded $5m in damages.

    The 71-year-old musician sued his former manager and lawyer after being cheated out of years of royalties, according to his attorney.
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    This is great news. Go, Sly! Loved that group back in the day. Thanks for the video, godot.
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    Sly's music helped integrate his listeners' souls. I don't use the word 'genius' often, but yes -- Sly Stone, genius.

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    I hope he has been writing away over the years.
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    Daily Beast:

    Exclusive Sly & the Family Stone Song 'Color Me True'
    A brand new, unreleased recording from the psych funk legends from the very guts of their heyday.

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    "All you need is a drummer, for people who only need a beat! Yeah, yeah, yeah.."
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