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Rufus Thomas

Rufus Thomas

Rufus Thomas

Rufus Thomas has been played on NTS in shows including Paul Major, featured first on 5 March 2013. Songs played include Bear Cat, Sixty Minute Man and The Memphis Train.

Rufus Thomas (March 26, 1917 – December 15, 2001) was a rhythm and blues and soul singer from Memphis, Tennessee, United States, who recorded on Sun Records in the 1950s and on Stax Records in the 1960s and 1970s. He was the father of soul singer Carla Thomas (best known for the classic song "B-A-B-Y") and keyboard player Marvell Thomas. A third daughter, Vaneese, a former French teacher, for years had a recording studio in...

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Bear Cat
Rufus Thomas
Sun1953
Bear Cat
Rufus ThomasSun1953
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Sixty Minute Man
Rufus Thomas
Stax1970
Sixty Minute Man
Rufus ThomasStax1970
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The Memphis Train
Rufus Thomas
Stax1968
The Memphis Train
Rufus ThomasStax1968
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Itch And Scratch Pt. 1
Rufus Thomas
Stax2002
Itch And Scratch Pt. 1
Rufus ThomasStax2002
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Tiger Man (King Of The Jungle)
Rufus Thomas
Document Records2008
Tiger Man (King Of The Jungle)
Rufus ThomasDocument Records2008
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