'Jimmy Rushing...' by Hand & Eye Press

'Jimmy Rushing...' by Hand & Eye Press

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Jimmy Rushing.

Goin’ to Chicago, sorry that I can’t take you…

Jimmie Rushing was an American blues shouter, balladeer, swing jazz singer, and pianist from Oklahoma, best known as the featured vocalist of Count Basie's Orchestra from 1935 to 1948.

Goin’ to Chicago was first recorded in 1941 by Count Baisie and his orchestra with Jimmie Rushing on vocals. 

Goin' to Chicago, sorry but I can't take you
Goin' to Chicago, sorry but I can't take you
There's nothin' in Chicago that a monkey woman can do.

This print was designed and hand printed using Letter press by Hand and Eye Press.

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