Jack Purvis

    Top Songs

    1
    Mental Strain At DawnJack Purvis
    Up Triangle
    2
    Georgie PorgieJack Purvis
    Up Triangle
    3
    It's YouJack Purvis
    Up Triangle
    4
    Wake Up! Chillun Wake Up!Jack Purvis
    Up Triangle
    5
    Moonlight Saving TimeJack Purvis
    Up Triangle

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        Jack Purvis had a crazy and somewhat legendary life that has never been fully sorted out. His career in music was actually fairly brief. He began playing trumpet and trombone in a boy's training school, and he worked in local dance bands as early as 1921. Purvis played in Lexington, KY with the Original Kentucky Night Hawks for a few years in the mid-1920s; he also worked to qualify as an airline pilot and studied music in Chicago. Purvis started freelancing in 1926, worked with... Read more

        Chat About Jack Purvis