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Funk legend Jimmy Castor dies at 71 (AUDIO)

Published 01/17/2012, Associated Press

Listen to "It's Just Begun" at the end of this article.
Jimmy Castor, a New York funk and soul saxophonist, singer and songwriter whose tune, "It's Just Begun," morphed over 40 years into an anthem for generations of hip-hoppers and mainstream musical acts, died of apparent heart failure in a Las Vegas hospital, family members said Tuesday. He was 71.

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