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Downtown Manhattan [Album Version]
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Uptown Manhattan [Album Version]
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Opera In Blue
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Blues By Budd [Album Version]
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I Only Have Eyes For You [Album Version]

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Budd Johnson

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Budd Johnson was a talented and valuable jazz musician for many decades, a behind-the-scenes player and writer who uplifted a countless number of sessions from the 1930s into the '80s. Johnson started off playing in Kansas City in the late '20s, including with the bands of Terrence Holder, Jesse Stone, and George E. Lee. He made his recording debut while with Louis Armstrong's big band (1932-1933), and gained attention for his work as tenor soloist and arranger during three stin... Read more

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