Linda blair dating rick james
"Actress Linda Blair (The Exorcist) came to Buffalo to see me and I was very happy to see her.A few months before her visit she had called to say that she had-had an abortion, and that it had been my child. I loved Linda and it hurt me that she would choose to abort our child without even wanting to talk to me about it first."A trio of three other white guys saw what was happening and came running to my aid." Two of those three: Garth Hudson and Levon Helm, then playing backup for Ronnie Hawkins, later Bob Dylan collaborators in the Band.He also became friendly with Joni Mitchell (they would stay up all night listening to jazz), and she recommended Neil Young, who joined James in a band called the Mynah Birds.Academy Award nominated actress, Linda Blair, has taken time to talk about her relationship with musician Rick James during the 1980s, in the years since his passing.During her talk, Blair confessed how the relationship was troubled, and ultimately doomed, by James' steadily growing cocaine habit.
But as soon as he got into Toronto, three drunk white guys tried to beat him up for going AWOL.
The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time: Rick James, ' Super Freak' James became one of the leading lights of funk in the late Seventies and early Eighties, but across the years, the singer was equally obsessed with sex and drugs.