How Thom Bell Created a Sound for a City, a Record Label, and for Generations of Fans

50 years ago, the sound of Philly Soul was born out of the legendary Philadelphia International Records. With the talents of The O’Jays, Patti LaBelle, Teddy Pendergrass, The Three Degrees, McFadden & Whitehead, and others, the label rewrote the standards of soul music. To celebrate all P.I.R. contributed to the…

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How Thom Bell Created a Sound for a City, a Record Label, and for Generations of Fans
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