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Leon Haywood

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Leon Haywood

Leon Haywood has been played on NTS in shows including Mamiko Motto, featured first on 14 November 2012. Songs played include I Want' A Do Something Freaky To You, Don't Push It Don't Force It and Long As There's You (I Got Love).

Otha Leon Haywood (February 11, 1942 – April 5, 2016) was an American funk and soul singer, songwriter and record producer. He is best known for his 1975 hit single "I Want'a Do Something Freaky to You", which has been much sampled by Dr. Dre and others.

Born in Houston, he listened to the blues as a child and started playing piano at…

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I Want' A Do Something Freaky To You
Leon Haywood
20th Century Records1975
I Want' A Do Something Freaky To You
Leon Haywood20th Century Records1975
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Don't Push It Don't Force It
Leon Haywood
20th Century Fox Records1980
Don't Push It Don't Force It
Leon Haywood20th Century Fox Records1980
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Long As There's You (I Got Love)
Leon Haywood
20th Century Records1973
Long As There's You (I Got Love)
Leon Haywood20th Century Records1973
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Long As There's You (I Got Love)
Leon Haywood
20th Century Records1973
Long As There's You (I Got Love)
Leon Haywood20th Century Records1973
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I'm Out To Catch
Leon Haywood feat. Karen Roberts
Casablanca1983
I'm Out To Catch
Leon Haywood feat. Karen RobertsCasablanca1983
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The Streets Will Love You To Death
Leon Haywood
Columbia1976
The Streets Will Love You To Death
Leon HaywoodColumbia1976
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I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You
Leon Haywood
20th Century Records1975
I Want'a Do Something Freaky To You
Leon Haywood20th Century Records1975
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