Singing the Blues

COMPOSERS: Various
LABELS: Blue Note
ALBUM TITLE: Jimmy Witherspoon
PERFORMER: Jimmy Witherspoon (v), Gerald Wilson, Harry Edison (t), Teddy Edwards, Jimmy Allen (ts), Hampton Hawes, Henry McDode (p), Herman Mitchell (g), Jimmy Hamilton (b), Jimmy Miller (d)
CATALOGUE NO: 494 108-2

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Spoon’s dark-blue baritone made a connection with jazz accompanists few singers could manage: this 1958 date is a good example. GB