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You just can't have enough of this

Although James Carr was a fabulous singer there’s something about Joe Tex’s delivery that makes me prefer him. It’s passionate but more tender than James Carr’s raw emotion, but at the same time there’s that hint of sheer joy as he sings, you can almost hear him smile and laugh during this song. 135 more words


Joe Tex - Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Big Fat Woman)

Joseph Arrington, Jr., better known as Joe Tex, was an American musician who gained success in the 1960s and 1970s with his brand of…

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August 8

Today in 1969, the photo session for the cover of The Beatles ‘Abbey Road’ album took place outside Abbey Road studios

Today in 1970, Janis Joplin bought a headstone for the grave of her greatest influence, Bessie Smith… 66 more words

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Joe Tex. Again, and that's never a bad thing

On this day in 1935 Joseph Arringtom Jr. was born. That’s Joe Tex to us all. His voice has a very tender quality, as you can hear on this. 128 more words