Sounds of Summer: South African keyboard player Manfred Mann launched his career at the famous Brill Building with the help of songwriters Jeff Barry and Ellie Greenwich. In the ’60s, Mann formed a rhythm and blues pop band, also called Manfred Mann, and part of the British Invasion. Check out some of their top hits including Blinded by the Light: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lcWVL4B-4pI, Runner: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMGatR8SNns, and Angels At My Gate: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D0lFNnlqAWU&feature=related. Be sure to read more about all of our favorite rockers in Chutzpah magazine’s Jews of Rock, Part 2.
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