Written by
Bob Stumpel

October 4

Ray Charles In A Rhythm Group With Preston Epps And Jackie Wilson (1959/60)

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Ray Charles playing his Wurlitzer, with (f.l.t.r.) DJ and promoter Art Laboe, bongo player Preston Epps, and singer Jackie Wilson, shaking samba balls – probably posing for a promotional photo for “the season’s most cosmopoliton event” at the Hollywood Palladium on July 23d, 1959.


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