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Subject: Michael Wycoff, Soul singer and songwriter

Dead at 63
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Date Posted: Friday, March 15, 06:17:46pm

b. Michael Wycoff, 1st January 1956, Torrance, California, U.S.A.

d. 13th March 2019, California, U.S.A.

The Soul singer and songwriter, Michael Wycoff, has died. Michael was 63. He passed away as a result of pancreatic cancer.

Michael will be fondly remembered for the Soul classic 'Looking Up To You'.

Based in Los Angeles, Michael contributed to Stevie Wonder's album ‘Songs In The Key Of Life’.

He signed to RCA Records in 1980 and he released three albums between 1981 - 1983.

Michael collaborated with the late soul producer, Webster Lewis on his hit ‘Looking Up To You’.

The track was sampled in Zhané's 1993 hit ‘Hey Mr. DJ’.

Michael worked with many artists, including Evelyn King, Merry Clayton, The Winans, Bobby Womack and Peabo Bryson.

In 2007 he began work on a new solo album entitled ‘Return’, which has never been released.


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