Leon Huff

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Leon A. Huff
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Born 8 April 1942 in Camden, New Jersey, USA

Pioneering songwriter, producer and keyboardist who, along with Kenneth Gamble, formed R&B label Philadelphia International Records (PIR) in 1971 and created the "Philly Sound" characterized by artists such as The O'Jays, Billy Paul, Harold Melvin And The Bluenotes, The Three Degrees, The Jones Girls and PIR's house band MFSB (Mother, Father, Sister, Brother) to name a few.
Along with Gamble and legendary songwriter Thom Bell from the PIR stable formed Mighty Three Publishing.
Released a solo album "Here To Create Music" in 1980. Continues to write music with Kenneth Gamble.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 2008 (Non-Performer).
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Albums

Leon Huff - Here To Create Music album art Leon Huff Here To Create Music (Album) Philadelphia International Records US 1980 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Leon Huff - Soul City album art Pervis Herder And Leon (Fingers) Huff* Pervis Herder And Leon (Fingers) Huff* - Soul City (Single) Jamie US 1963 Sell This Version
Leon Huff - I Ain't Jivin', I'm Jammin' / No Greater Love album art Leon Huff I Ain't Jivin', I'm Jammin' / No Greater Love (Single) Philadelphia International Records US 1980 Sell This Version
Leon Huff - Tight Money album art Leon Huff Tight Money Philadelphia International Records US 1980 Sell This Version
347 Leon Huff - We Could Stay Together album art Booker T. Jones, Rita Coolidge, Leon Huff Booker T. Jones, Rita Coolidge, Leon Huff - We Could Stay Together(7", Single) Ellis 347 Europe 1980 Sell This Version
22.106 Leon Huff - Four Sensational Black Hits album art Brick, Manhattans, The Isley Brothers, Leon Huff Brick, Manhattans, The Isley Brothers, Leon Huff - Four Sensational Black Hits(7", EP) Epic 22.106 Brazil 1980 Sell This Version
Leon Huff - Run Jesse Run album art Lou Rawls, Rev. James Cleveland, Phyllis Hyman, The James Cleveland Choir*, Leon A. Huff* Lou Rawls, Rev. James Cleveland, Phyllis Hyman, The James Cleveland Choir*, Leon A. Huff* - Run Jesse Run (Single) Gamble And Huff Records US 1988 Sell This Version
72438-58794-1-8 Leon Huff I Ain't Jivin', I'm Jammin'(12") The Right Stuff 72438-58794-1-8 US 1999 Sell This Version
Leon Huff - Theme From Lord Of The Flies / Fun-Key-Ano album art The Madara And White Orchestra With Leon "Fingers" Huff* The Madara And White Orchestra With Leon "Fingers" Huff* - Theme From Lord Of The Flies / Fun-Key-Ano Mercury US Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

WESM 611 Leon Huff - The Harris Machine / Here To Create Music album art Norman Harris / Leon Huff Norman Harris / Leon Huff - The Harris Machine / Here To Create Music(CD, Comp) Westside WESM 611 UK 1999 Sell This Version

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August 4, 2016
Leon Huff-Gilbert = Leon Huff and Cary Gilbert (soul lyricist)

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