Michael Eric Dyson on Barry White

Commentator Michael Eric Dyson remembers the love ballads of soulful, R&B crooner, arranger and songwriter Barry White. White produced such hits as "Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe" and "You're the First, the Last, My Everything." White passed away on July 4. He was 58.



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