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Born Michael Jones in 1959, and renamed Kashif Saleem, after converting to Islam. The name Kashif Saleem has been interpreted to mean "Creator" in Arabic. Singer/songwriter/keyboardist/producer Kashif wrote and played on Evelyn King's (aka Evelyn "Champagne" King) number one R&B hits "I'm in Love" and "Love Come Down," Whitney Houston's first hit "You Give Good Love" and one of its follow-ups, "Thinking About You" from her 17-million-selling debut album Whitney Houston. He also contributed to her… read more

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  • Loving the instrumental work on this stuff
  • "The Mood" - sampled by steinski for "lesson 2 : the payback", the james brown one.
  • this guy was an architect of early-mid 80s r&b...he sure knew his way around a keyboard and drum machine. i've rediscovered his entire catalog, including his work with other artists and although much of it is dated, it was clearly revolutionary for its time.
  • ohhh thats the funk!
  • Vote for the pic I've just uploaded: http://www.last.fm/music/Kashif/+images/74992324
  • After You!
  • hi kashif ! love you so much my son name is kashif, you music simple wicked. I still have not gotten the song "All" in my collection
  • what up?
  • A pop musical genius in the 80's...Whitney Houston, Evelyn "Champagne" King, Melba Moore, George Benson, himself and others. Great memories.
  • send me your love ( 2 )

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