SVB headquarters is saddened to have learned that General Johnsonthe lead singer of the Chairmen Of The Board passed away on Wednesday. He was 69 years old. When Holland/Dozier and Holland left Motown at the end of the 1960’s to form the Invictus/Hot Wax label, they put together the Chairmen Of The Board whose very first single, “Give Me Just A Little More Time” became a million selling top 5 single in 1970. To this day, the song remains a classic.
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