Jimmie Davis

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    You Are My Sunshine (Instr.)Jimmie Davis
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    He Knows What I NeedJimmie Davis
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    Twenty OneJimmie Davis
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    She's A Hum Dum DingerJimmie Davis
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        In a performing career spanning eight decades of the 20th century, Jimmie Davis embraced both risqu+¬ country-blues and later traditional gospel, meanwhile maintaining a concurrent public-service career that saw him twice elected governor of Louisiana. In fact, his greatest musical successes came during his two terms as governor, once in the mid-'40s and again in the early '60s. Born James Houston Davis in Beech Springs, LA, on September 11, 1899 (he would later report it as 1... Read more

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