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The Mighty Hannibal

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The Mighty Hannibal

The Mighty Hannibal has been played on NTS shows including Wine Lips, with Trying To Make It Thru first played on 19 February 2015.

James Timothy Shaw (August 9, 1939 – January 30, 2014), known as The Mighty Hannibal, was an American R&B, soul and funk singer, songwriter and record producer. Known for his showmanship, and outlandish costumes often incorporating a pink turban, several of his songs carried social or political themes. His biggest hit was "Hymn No.5," a commentary on the effects of the Vietnam War on servicemen, which was banned on radio.

James Timothy Shaw was born to parents Corrie Belle and James Henry…

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Hymn No. 5
The Mighty Hannibal
Josie Records1966
Hymn No. 5
The Mighty HannibalJosie Records1966
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Get In The Groove
The Mighty Hannibal
Loma1968
Get In The Groove
The Mighty HannibalLoma1968
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Trying To Make It Thru
Mighty Hannibal
Josie Records1967
Trying To Make It Thru
Mighty HannibalJosie Records1967
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