Nick Ashford, one half of the legendary Motown group Ashford & Simpson, passed away on this day in 2011 at the age of 70.  The duo was inducted in to the Songwriting Hall of Fame in 2002.  Some notable songs to the Ashford & Simpson’s songwriting  credits are “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, “You’re All I Need To Get By” and as a singing group “Solid”.   We here at WHUR-WORLD would like to extend our condolences to Ashford’s family and friends as we remember a legend…Nick Ashford!