Magnificent Montague's Theme Song
Montague opened his show every day with 4 1/2 minutes of churchy emotion in which The Magnificent One was backed by Cissy Houston (Whitney's mother), Dee Dee Warwick (Dionne's sister) and Aretha Franklin. shim
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