Gentle voice, music giant: Isaac Hayes dies at age 65

Posted: August 10, 2008 in Scifi
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Hayes, who died Sunday at his home near Memphis, 10 days short of his 66th birthday, was one of soul music’s top songwriters in the ’60s, a groundbreaking R&B icon in the ’70s and a much-loved TV star in recent years.

So long, Chef. Thanks for the laughs.

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  1. Billy says:

    I know Isaac Hayes for the voice of Chef on South Park, I also remember the soundtrack for Shaft. Yesterday Bernie Mac, now Isaac Hayes today. The random deaths are starting to get to close together if you ask me!

    If you want to view my post.


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