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James Ingram, 1952-2019

Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 30 January 2019

WHEN HE topped the US singles chart in 1990 with 'I Don't Have the Heart', it was the first time James Ingram had scored a solo hit, even though he had already been heard on seven previous Top 40 singles recorded in collaboration with other artists. Ingram, who has died aged 66, was gifted with a fluid, supple voice with an undertone of appealing huskiness.

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