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Phase II Pan GrooveGlobal - The genius of Len “Boogsie” Sharpe. An arranger who, worn down by protest and tribute songs in the Panorama, was moved to venerate a fallen colleague in Franklyn Ollivierra, a man who had served Sharpe and Phase II for three decades or so, someone who’d have taken a bullet for the friend he adored. The former Highlanders amplified tenor player during the band’s glory years, Ollivierra now receiving all the attributes of devotion in a love song, and in a fawning sense, fit for a king - Black Stalin the singer with a few strokes of the pen creating his inimitable magic. What he created so eternal and beyond compare, who’s to judge the national love-up everybody gets from his ballad, More Love.
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