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The Man Who Replaced David Ruffin -- by Mark Anthony Neal

The Man Who Replaced David Ruffin by Mark Anthony Neal | @NewBlackMan | NewBlackMan (in Exile) There is perhaps no more daunting challenge in professional music, than to replace the beloved and iconic lead singer of a vocal group. And this is what Dennis Edwards faced in 1968, after the firing of David Ruffin, the de-facto lead of what has been known as the “classic five” lineup of The Temptations.
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