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Bobby "Blue" Bland

Dan Nooger, Phonograph Record, 11 April 1974

BOBBY BLUE Bland is a big, genial man, born 1931 in Rosemark, Tenn., former vocalist of the legendary Memphis "Beale Street Blues Boys," (along with B.B. King, Johnny Ace, and Roscoe Gordon,) and one of the finest blues and R&B singers working today.

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