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Wesley Willis

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Wesley Willis

Wesley Willis has been played on NTS in shows including Yesterday's News, featured first on 28 September 2015. Songs played include Merry Christmas and Chronic Schizophrenia.

Wesley Willis (May 31, 1963 – August 21, 2003) was a 6-foot-6-inch tall, 350 lb. African-American musician from Chicago, Illinois and a diagnosed schizophrenic who gained a rather large underground following in the 1990s after releasing several hundred songs of bizarre and simplistic music which became internet phenomena during the early days of P2P file sharing.

Willis and his siblings spent most of their childhoods in various foster homes. In 1989, Willis began hearing "demon voices" and was diagnosed with…

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Merry Christmas
Wesley Willis
Oglio Records1996
Merry Christmas
Wesley WillisOglio Records1996
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Chronic Schizophrenia
Wesley Willis
Alternative Tentacles1995
Chronic Schizophrenia
Wesley WillisAlternative Tentacles1995
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