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Leeds Town Hall, Jimmy Rushing

Leeds Town Hall, Jimmy Rushing
1956. View shows American blues 'shouter' and jazz singer Jimmy Rushing during a performance at Leeds Town Hall. Rushing (1901-1972) was probably best known as the vocalist with Count Basie's Orchestra during the late 1930s and 1940s. Photograph courtesy of Terry Cryer.

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