Jump blues

Jump Blues began in the 1930’s and was a popular and influential style of up-tempo dance blues until the latter half of the 1950’s when it was eclipsed by Classic Rock & Roll. Singer and saxophonist Louis Jordan had a residency at night club Elk’s Rendezvous in Harlem and it is argued that Jump Blues was inititially popularised there by Jordan’s band, “The Tympany Five”. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Devil Doll

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