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Jimmy Carl Black (February 1, 1938 – November 1, 2008) was an unusual figure in American rock music as he achieved lasting fame primarily for a single ad libbed line on the third album by the Mothers of Invention: "Hi boys and girls, I'm Jimmy Carl Black and I'm the Indian of the group."
Of course there was more to it than just this line, as bandleader Frank Zappa exploited the eccentric character of this Cheyenne…

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  • He's the Indian of the group alright
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  • Wow, he had almost the same beard as Zappa !
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  • Much missed x
  • RIP. It was nice meeting you.
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