Isaac Hayes, 'Shaft' songwriter and C...

Isaac Hayes, 'Shaft' songwriter and Chef on 'South Park,' dies

There are 5 comments on the Baltimore Sun story from Aug 11, 2008, titled Isaac Hayes, 'Shaft' songwriter and Chef on 'South Park,' dies. In it, Baltimore Sun reports that:

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Isaac Hayes , the pioneering singer, songwriter and musician whose relentless "Theme From Shaft" won Academy and Grammy awards, died yesterday afternoon, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office ...

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tertharm

Baltimore, MD

#2 Aug 11, 2008
scientology is a religion? lolwut? how bout, cult? yeah that's more like it. guess he'll be visiting the great spaceship in the sky now.
Joe

Baltimore, MD

#3 Aug 11, 2008
He has become one with the Force.
BigdaddyRaven

Mineral Ridge, OH

#4 Aug 11, 2008
Forget these insensitive a**holes!!! R.I.P. Isaac!
Attila the Hon

Itasca, IL

#5 Aug 11, 2008
Isaac Hayes was Stax's main headline performer who helped keep the recording studio afloat during the early 1970s. Unfortunately Stax went out of business in 1975. This was chronicled in a two-hour documentary about the history of Stax Records that was once shown on PBS's American Masters series.

Rock & Roll Heaven just got another quality talent.
Joe

Gwynn Oak, MD

#6 Aug 12, 2008
Attila the Hon wrote:
Isaac Hayes was Stax's main headline performer who helped keep the recording studio afloat during the early 1970s. Unfortunately Stax went out of business in 1975. This was chronicled in a two-hour documentary about the history of Stax Records that was once shown on PBS's American Masters series.
Rock & Roll Heaven just got another quality talent.
Do Scientologists go to Rock n Roll heaven, or the Thetan Rock n Roll mothership?

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