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Rufus Thomas, Jr. (March 27, 1917 – December 15, 2001) rhythm and blues, funk and soul singer and comedian from Memphis, Tennessee, who recorded on Sun Records in the 1950s and on Stax Records in the 1960s and 1970s. He was the father of soul singer Carla Thomas and keyboard player Marvell Thomas. Best known for his hit record "Walking the Dog."

Rufus Thomas, Jr. (March 27, 1917 – December 15, 2001) rhythm and blues, funk and soul singer and comedian from Memphis, Tennessee, who recorded on Sun Records in the 1950s and on Stax Records in the 1960s and 1970s. He was the father of soul singer Carla Thomas and keyboard player Marvell Thomas. Best known for his hit record "Walking the Dog."

"Professor Longhair" (1918 - 1980) New Orleans R and blues singer and piano player, "Mardi Gras in New Orleans", real name: Henry Byrd

"Professor Longhair" - New Orleans R and blues singer and piano player, "Mardi Gras in New Orleans", real name: Henry Byrd

Memphis Slim, Chicago

Portrait of blues singer and pianist Memphis Slim, Chicago, Illinois, United States, photograph by William Claxton.

B.B.King & Rufus Thomas @Music Biz Mentor.com : two legendary rhythm  & Blues men

A new compilation traces the history of electric blues from its inauspicious start through its heyday in the and Critic Ed Ward says Plug It In! does "a great job of illuminating one particular aspect of the blues.

Schlitz Malt Liquor Rufus Thomas 1974

Rufus in Pink Cape and Platform Boots. Ahhh the Look out for the Bull.

Wilbert Charles Harrison (January 5, 1929 – October 26,1994)  rhythm and blues singer, pianist, guitarist and harmonica player. Born in Charlotte, NC, Harrison had a Billboard #1 record in 1959 with the song "Kansas City". The song was written in 1952 and sold over one million copies, and was awarded a gold disc. It would be another ten years before he recorded "Let's Stick Together" that went to # 32 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Wilbert Charles Harrison (January 1929 – October rhythm and blues…

Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe

Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe

BB King |  3 O'Clock Blues original 1950   B.B.'s 1st hit which sent him on the road w/ no looking back. Recorded in the 'colored YMCA' in Memphis for RPM records in 1950.

3 O'Clock Blues, original The sound is incredible!

WATTSTAX - 1972 - Rufus Thomas - Breakdown, via YouTube.

Do the breakdown children!

Memphis Minnie.  Blueswoman Recording career 1920' to 1950'

While my guitar gentle weeps .

Rufus on Alligator Records

Rufus Thomas, from Cayce, MS - The Memphis Train

RUFUS THOMAS - DO THE FUNKY CHICKEN. LIVE FILMED PERFORMANCE 1972

robyn i put this in just cause you were so into Dance .at and 28 secs theirs a little girl whos so cool :) PERFORMANCE 1972

Willa Mae Buckner • Blueswoman, danseuse de burlesque et charmeuse de serpents • Photographe et date inconnues

Willa Mae Buckner, of St.

The Ohio Players

Yep this music will be played Type of Music √√ Fire - Ohio Players

Ray Charles-Plays the Slow Blues in Madrid

Ray Charles Plays the Slow Blues in Madrid

Photo Of Rufus Thomas . I performed with Rufus Thomas while on tour with Robert Jr. Lockwood  1986.

Photo Of Rufus Thomas . I performed with Rufus Thomas while on tour with Robert Jr.

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