Death of Marvin Sease

February 16, 1946 - February 8, 2011
Vicksburg, Mississippi | Age 64

'Candy Licker' singer dead at 64
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VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — Marvin Sease, a blues and soul singer known for his 1980s hit "Candy Licker," has died after a lengthy illness. He was 64.

James Jefferson, owner of Jefferson Funeral Home in Vicksburg, Miss., says Sease died Tuesday at River Region Medical Center.

Sease was born in Blacksville, S.C.

Brett Bonner, editor of Living Blues Magazine, says Sease started in gospel music in South Carolina before moving to New York and eventually...

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