"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.As part of a new documentary 'Rick James: Behind the Music Remastered', Blair discusses the soul legend, stating: "I wouldn't say that we were as romantic as people probably wished that we were, or thought that we were."The 1983 funk song, 'Cold Blooded', was written by James in his own description of their relationship. It wasn't healthy for me and it wasn't healthy for him, so I chose after a while to walk away." In August, 2004, James passed away as a combination of various health problems.Blair was pleased with the idea, yet a little confused by the wording. Though his drug addictions had continued and he was found with cocaine - amongst other substances - in his bloodstream during a post mortem, it was announced that these were not the cause of his death.She has received many awards which include Best Supporting Actress at Golden Globe awards in 1974 and Scream Queen award at Golden Raspberry Awards in 1985.The excellent actress, Linda Blair made her screen debut from the movie The Way We Lived Now as Sara Aldridge in 1970.
She then appeared in several films which include Sweet Hostage, Stranger in Our House, Night Patrol, Repossessed, Fatal Bond and An Affair of the heart. She was so compelling—and indeed terrifying—in her smash-hit performance that she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.The award went to Tatum O’Neal after it leaked that Regan’s “demonic” voice was actually dubbed. When Linda was 15, she began dating 24-year-old Australian soap star Rick Springfield.Nominated for a Saturn Award, Linda Blair has invested more than five decades in the acting business.She has impersonated varieties of roles in both television series and movies which helped her to garner massive fame and economic fortune.