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Darondo

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Biography

William Daron Pulliam (October 5, 1946 – June 9, 2013), who performed in the 1970s under the name Darondo, was a funk and soul singer from the San Francisco Bay Area. Although he is not widely recognized today, serious enthusiasts of the soul genre consistently rate him in high regard. The mythology surrounding Darondo describes him as a pimp, although he has denied this claim. His performing name is said to have originated as a compliment from a waitress who was fond of his generous tipping habits. He has received more attention in recent years thanks to London DJ Gilles Peterson playing his 1973 single, "Didn't I" on his BBC Radio 1 program.

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Top Songs

Total plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
  1. Didn't I  -  266,450 plays
  2. Legs Pt. 1  -  20,074 plays
  3. Listen To My Song  -  21,454 plays
  4. Let My People Go  -  26,019 plays
  5. Luscious Lady  -  17,483 plays
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