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Harry 'Big Daddy' Hypolite

"I've never come out to the front to do my thing. I'm just doing mine now. I don't want to be no rich guy. I just want to live comfortable. That's all. And to love people and to have people to love you."

Harry Hypolite, the natural-born entertainer who in the last several years had finally tasted life as an in-demand bandleader, died Wednesday, June 22, the result of a car crash near Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He was 68.

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Posted by Acoustic Sounds on 06/23/2005 at 10:56 AM | Categories: Notices -