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Van McCoy
Birth: Jan. 6, 1940
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Death: Jul. 6, 1979
Englewood
Bergen County
New Jersey, USA

Prolific singer of the 1950s, 60s, and 70s. He was a member of The Starlights, a group that included his brother Norman McCoy Jr. His songs include, "Baby, I'm Yours," "When You're Young And In Love," "Stop The Music," "Right On Top of My Tongue," "Lean On Me" and "Sweet Bitter Love." In 1975 he had a #1 hit with, "The Hustle," which sold over 1 million copies and won a Grammy. In 1978 he wrote the theme song for the television movie, "A Woman Called Moses" and he also appeared in the film "Sextette" the same year. (bio by: K) 
 
Burial:
Lincoln Memorial Cemetery
Suitland
Prince George's County
Maryland, USA
Plot: Section H, Lot 105, Site 4
GPS (lat/lon): 38.85746, -76.94781
 
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Record added: Nov 20, 2002
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- Kathy & Buddy & Our Cat Family
 Added: Feb. 25, 2015
Thanks , for all the GREAT music!!!!
- Nia Imani-Diarra
 Added: Jan. 21, 2015

- sjm
 Added: Jan. 6, 2015
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