Vocal: George Thomas. Bandleader: Don Redman. Benny Carter and James P. Johnson were also involved. Drummer & showman William McKinney was himself never used on his band's recordings. Introduced in vaudeville by Lester Allen.
Jimmy Witherspoon [replaced Walter Davis in the band of Jay McShann]
T-Bone Walker [and in '67 on his lp I Want A Little Girl]
Roomful Of Blues [with Big Joe Turner]
Eric Clapton [married one lately]
They all liked it, Big Joe even when he was well over seventy, in a wheelchair and toothless. All that was left was his voice.