Aug 23 2011 1:32 PM EDT Nick Ashford Remembered By Alicia Keys, Lenny Kravitz Ashford & Simpson singer/songwriter honored as ‘a legend’ by Ashanti, Spike Lee and more celebs. By Jocelyn Vena (@jocelyn1212)    The death of Nick Ashford on Monday has Hollywood remembering the musical contributions of one-half of Motown’s Ashford & Simpson songwriting […]

Nick Ashford, Of Ashford And Simpson Dies Of Throat Cancer August 22, 2011 By Kym Sellers Nick Ashford, one half of  Motown’s legendary group Ashford and Simpson died today of throat cancer according to reports.  Ashford, who was 70 years old, penned major hits along with his long time partner and  wife Valerie Simpson.  The […]