Comebacks Hayes was able to stage numerous comebacks throughout his career. In the late '70s, he had some success working with Dionne Warwick, and moved into disco/funk with hits Zeke the Freak and Dont Let Go. But by the end of the decade, Hayes was becoming increasingly more interested in acting. He remade his career as an actor and appeared in a number of films, including Escape From New York, Im Gonna Git You Sucka and Robin Hood: Men in Tights.
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