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The Sunday Mail (Queensland) - TV Guide - - YOU CAN’T MISS - – CV

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Mex­i­can-Amer­i­can singer/ song­writer Sixto Ro­driguez (be­low) was hailed as the next Bob Dy­lan in the early 1970s, but af­ter two al­bums – Cold

Fact and Com­ing from Re­al­ity – failed to chart in Amer­ica, he dis­ap­peared from view. In a twist of fate, Ro­driguez be­came wildly pop­u­lar in South Africa, but his re­treat from the spot­light led to spec­u­la­tion he had died. Two Cape Town fans de­cided to find out the truth.

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