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Professor Longhair

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Professor Longhair

Professor Longhair has been played on NTS in shows including Diddy Wah, featured first on 15 September 2013. Songs played include Misery, Big Chief and Misery.

Henry Roeland "Roy" Byrd (December 19, 1918 – January 30, 1980), better known as Professor Longhair also known as "Fess", was a New Orleans rhythm & blues singer and pianist. Professor Longhair is noteworthy for having been active in two distinct periods, both in the heyday of early rhythm and blues, and in the resurgence of interest in traditional jazz after the founding of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.

Professor Longhair was born on December 19, 1918 in…

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Misery
Professor Longhair
Ebb1957
Misery
Professor LonghairEbb1957
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Big Chief
Professor Longhair
Orleans Records2016
Big Chief
Professor LonghairOrleans Records2016
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Misery
Professor Longhair
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Misery
Professor LonghairSpecialty0
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Big Chief - Part 2
Professor Longhair
Watch Records1964
Big Chief - Part 2
Professor LonghairWatch Records1964
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Mardi Gras In New Orleans
Professor Longhair
Nighthawk Records1981
Mardi Gras In New Orleans
Professor LonghairNighthawk Records1981
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Look What You're Doing To Me
Professor Longhair
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Look What You're Doing To Me
Professor LonghairSpecialty0
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Go To The Mardi Gras
Professor Longhair
Ron1959
Go To The Mardi Gras
Professor LonghairRon1959
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Go To The Mardi Gras
Prof. Longhair
Jump0
Go To The Mardi Gras
Prof. LonghairJump0
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