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Blowfly, 1939-2016

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Personal name headingBlowfly, 1939-2016
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Variant(s)Blow Fly, 1939-2016
See alsoReal identity: Reid, Clarence
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Birth date1939-02-14
Death date2016-01-17
Place of birthVienna (Ga.)
Place of deathLauderdale Lakes (Fla.)
Field of activityBawdy songs Musical parodies
Profession or occupationSingers Composers Lyricists
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Found inLCCN 91-742003: The Weird world of Blow Fly, 198-
All music guide, Aug. 20, 2002 (Blowfly; b. Feb. 14, 1945, Cochran, Ga.; Blowfly is the X-rated alter ego of Clarence Reid)
New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 27, 2016 (in obituary published Jan. 22: Clarence Reid; b. Clarence Henry Reid, Feb. 14, 1939, Vienna, Ga.; d. Jan. 17, Lauderdale Lakes, Fla., aged 76; soul singer, songwriter, and producer who under the alias Blowfly was a proto-rap innovator and a leading light of American outsider music, thanks to decades of parody songs, sexual and scatological in nature)
Associated languageeng