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Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 08/23/2011

Nick Ashford, the gifted songwriter, remembered

Nick Ashford, 70, a songwriter supreme, died Monday in New York.

The death of the tall, lanky man with the always recognizable falsetto, has triggered a flood of appreciations. Here’s one from our colleagues at Click Track, who dug deep into the archives to include interviews and reviews of Ashford and his songwriting partner and life partner, Valerie Simpson.

Ashford wrote so many great songs but here’s one that is often overlooked---”Is It Still Good to You” sung here with Johnny Gill.

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