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Jazz soprano luminary Jimmy Scott dies at 88

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, June 13, 2014 21:25 EDT
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File photo of jazz singer Jimmy Scott -- famed for his unusually high soprano voice caused by a rare genetic condition -- has died. He was 88. [AFP]
 
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Jazz singer Jimmy Scott dies, 88 (via AFP)

Jazz singer Jimmy Scott — famed for his unusually high soprano voice caused by a rare genetic condition — has died, US media reported Friday. He was 88. Scott died in his sleep Thursday at his home in Las Vegas, the reports said, without revealing…

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