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Mtume: Juicy Fruit (Epic EPC25399)

John Abbey, Blues & Soul, 12 July 1983

THE NAME of Mtume (pronounced Em-too-may) should be familiar to you because prior to 'Juicy Fruit'-ing his way to the top in his own right, James co-produced more than his fair share of hits with former partner, Reggie Lucas — whose own Sunfire project, of course, has been so successful in Europe.

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