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Best Of Bobby Blue Bland Vol 2

LP (Item 61013) Duke, Early 60s — Condition: Used
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To us, most of Bobby's early Duke albums would serve fine as "best of" sets in and of themselves – so great is his work for that label during this period! This one's a pretty great sampling of his genius – that unique blend of blues and soul that still makes Bobby's work sound fresher than most of the hackneyed, over-played work by other singers of the time. Titles include "Two Steps From The Blues", "I Lost Sight On The World", "It's My Life Baby", "I Can't Put You Down", and "36 22 36". (MCA pressing.)  © 1996-2015, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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