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Nickolas Ashford

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Birthday
4, 1941
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
Aug 22, 2011 (70)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
4, 1941
Birthplace
South Carolina
Death Date
Aug 22, 2011 (70)

About

Known for writing Motown hits Ain't No Mountain High Enough and You're All I Need to Get By with Valerie Simpson.

Before Fame

He was part of White Rock Baptist Church's choir.

Trivia

He and Simpson were inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2002 and were given the Founder's Award, ASCAP's highest honor, in 1996.

Family Life

He had two daughters with Simpson whom he married in 1974.

Associated With

He and Simpson wrote I'm Every Woman, Chaka Khan's 1978 hit.