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Joe Lee Wilson

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Joe Lee Wilson

Joe Lee Wilson has been played on NTS shows including Sees to Exist Show, with One first played on 30 July 2017.

Joe Lee Wilson (December 22, 1935 – July 17, 2011) was an American gospel-influenced jazz singer, originally from Bristow, Oklahoma. His voice is best recognized from several Archie Shepp albums recorded for Impulse! Records.

As his band's name, Joy of Jazz, suggests, Wilson's baritone personified the life-affirming nature of jazz and blues. Seeing Billie Holiday perform in 1951 began his interest in a music-industry career. He studied in Los Angeles before touring the West Coast, where he sat in with Sarah Vaughan, and…

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Crucificado
Joe Lee Wilson, Bond Street
Survival Records1975
Crucificado
Joe Lee Wilson, Bond StreetSurvival Records1975
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Mode For Trane
Joe Lee Wilson, The Bond Street + I
Trio Records, Whynot1976
Mode For Trane
Joe Lee Wilson, The Bond Street + ITrio Records, Whynot1976
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Joe Lee Wilson
Sun Records1977
One
Joe Lee WilsonSun Records1977
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