Jimmy Rushing

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Biography

James Andrew (Jimmy) Rushing (August 26, 1901 - June 8, 1972) was an American blues shouter from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He joined Walter Page's Blue Devils in 1927, then joined Bennie Moten's band in 1929. He stayed with the successor Count Basie band when Moten died in 1935. When the Basie band broke up in 1950 he briefly retired, then formed his own group.

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Top Songs

Total plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
  1. Evenin'  -  5,311 plays
  2. There'll Be Some Changes Made  -  3,840 plays
  3. Exactly Like You  -  5,674 plays
  4. My Melancholy Baby  -  2,643 plays
  5. Good Morning Blues  -  2,763 plays
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