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Canyon: High Mountain [Columbia, 1970]
This mysteriously uncredited white-soul-with-black-chorus-and-steel-guitar concoction apparently emanates from one Jerry Williams, who is capable of attaching solid words to solider melodies. Unfortunately, that uncredited quality extends to the gestalt, which is a little anonymous. But if "More to You" and "Please Don't Leave Me Again" sink into oblivion, no one will blame me. B