Rufus Thomas

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    Crazy About You Baby. The Complete 1950-1957 Recordings

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    Old McDonald Had A Farm (Part 1)Rufus Thomas
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        Few of rock & roll's founding figures are as likable as Rufus Thomas. From the 1940s onward, he has personified Memphis music; his small but witty cameo role in Jim Jarmusch's Mystery Train, a film which satirizes and enshrines the city's role in popular culture, was entirely appropriate. As a recording artist, he wasn't a major innovator, but he could always be depended upon for some good, silly, and/or outrageous fun with his soul dance tunes. He was one of the few rock or sou... Read more

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