Singer-songwriter Joe South, writer of “Games People Play”, “Don’t It Make You Want To Go Home” and “Down In The Boondocks” has passed away. He was 72 years old and died September 5, 2012. He was born Joseph Alfred Souter in Atlanta, GA., February 28, 1940.
He wrote “Hush”, which was a huge hit for Deep Purple, and had his songs recorded by many other artists, such as “I Never Promised You A Rose Garden” by Lynn Anderson, his biggest commercial success.
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