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https://plus.google.com/114148166281366282076 Barry Shankman : Voice of Memphis Music & American Heritage Music Preservation,American Heritage Studio's, Br toad, blsfilm...
Voice of Memphis Music & American Heritage Music Preservation,American Heritage Studio's, Br toad, blsfilm llc.. Barry Shankman*)O(*.. Sam Moore and Dave Prater represent the true meaning of Soulful Saturday ..SO please please please, "Hold On I'm Comin", Stax had so many great artist here is just a touch of SAM & DAVE.. not only did they help drive the MEMPHIS SOUND and STAX they brought that Southern Soul all over America till the popularity made them international stars )O( ENJOY this several song upload of STAX sounds and listen understand what was going on in the political arena and how SOUL MUSIC helped advance the movement.. Voice of Memphis Music... ..I am posting almost an hour of some mighty fine R&B Soul for you to listen to . Skip advertisement in beginning of each cut SORRY Sam Moore and Dave Prater both experienced gospel music singers, having performed individually with groups the Sensational Hummingbirds and The Melionaires. They met in The King of Hearts Club in Miami in 1961, where they were discovered by regional producer Henry Stone, who signed them to Roulette Records. After modest success at Roulette,they were signed by Jerry Wexler to Atlantic Records in 1964, then being 'loaned' out to Stax Records to produce, record and release their records.
The duo's November 1965 single, "You Don't Know Like I Know," started a series of ten straight top twenty Billboard R&B hits that included "Hold On! I'm Comin'" (1966), "You Got Me Hummin' (1966), "When Something Is Wrong with My Baby" (1967), "Soul Man" (1967), and "I Thank You" (1968). Most of their hits were penned by Isaac Hayes and Dave Porter. In most recordings, they were also backed by Hayes on piano with Booker T and the MGs and The Memphis Horns. The ending of their association with the Stax record label and their frequently volatile relationship contributed to their first break-up in 1970.
Sam & Dave performed throughout most of the 1970s through 1981, and enjoyed a brief resurgence in popularity due to The Blues Brother's 1979 recording of "Soul Man". Their last performance together was on December 31, 1981, at the Old Waldorf in San Francisco. On 9 April 1988, Prater died in a car crash in Sycamore, Georgia.
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Sam Moore and Dave Prater were both experienced gospel music singers, having performed individually with groups the Sensational Hummingbirds and The Melionai...
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https://plus.google.com/108102552045546511510 Gerard patrick aspin : NEIL YOUNG IN FINSBURY PARK LONDON 1993. HE WAS BACKED BY BOOKER T AND THE MGS. I WAS THERE.
NEIL YOUNG IN FINSBURY PARK LONDON 1993. HE WAS BACKED BY BOOKER T AND THE MGS. I WAS THERE.
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https://plus.google.com/101560115554224876385 Jorge Michel Grau : 18.-  Booker T and The Mgs - Green Onions
18.-  Booker T and The Mgs - Green Onions
Watch the video: Booker T and The Mgs - Green Onions (Alternate Version Live in Norway)
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This version is not on youtube... the show is, but not in the way this is shot. It is not as crammed and shows Al Jackson Jr.(R.I.P.) a lot more! Enjoy, Rate...
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#nowplaying Mclemore Avenue Pt 1 (Medley) by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Mclemore Avenue 1970). The Memphis soul boys' version of The Beatles' 'Abbey Road'. As in the Beatles album title, McLemore Ave is the address of the Stax studio in Memphis and they were also pictured walking across the road.. but with no zebra crossing!
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https://plus.google.com/102778280799200794930 radio2XS : #nowplaying Mclemore Avenue Pt 4 (Medley) by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Mclemore Avenue 1970). The ...
#nowplaying Mclemore Avenue Pt 4 (Medley) by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Mclemore Avenue 1970). The Memphis soul boys' version of The Beatles' 'Abbey Road'. As in the Beatles album title, McLemore Ave is the address of the Stax studio in Memphis and they were also pictured walking across the road.. but with no zebra crossing!
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https://plus.google.com/117219890215846367092 Norio Hayakawa : My kind of instrumental Oldie but Goodie. (with the magic of Hammond B-3) "HIP HUG - HER" (1967)...by...
My kind of instrumental Oldie but Goodie.
(with the magic of Hammond B-3)
"HIP HUG - HER" (1967)...by Booker T. and the MGs:
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Watch the video: Booker T & the MG's - Hip Hug - Her (1967)
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M.G.'s stands for Memphis Group
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https://plus.google.com/102778280799200794930 radio2XS : #nowplaying Over Easy by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Soul Limbo 1968). This was the 8th album by the...
#nowplaying Over Easy by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Soul Limbo 1968). This was the 8th album by the iconic Mr Booker T Jones' band
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https://plus.google.com/107410781292380524894 Sharon Powell King : Today in Music History – 11th August 1962: Booker T. and the M.G.s release the instrumental hit "Green...
Today in Music History – 11th August 1962: Booker T. and the M.G.s release the instrumental hit "Green Onions."

"Green Onions" is an instrumental composition recorded in 1962 by Booker T. & the M.G.'s. Described as "one of the most popular instrumental rock and soul songs ever", the tune is twelve-bar blues with a rippling Hammond B3 organ line by Booker T. Jones that he wrote when he was just 17. The guitarist Steve Cropper used a Fender Telecaster on "Green Onions", as he did on all of the M.G.'s instrumentals.[4] The track was originally issued in May 1962 on the Volt label (a subsidiary of Stax Records) as the B-side of "Behave Yourself" on Volt 102; it was quickly reissued as the A-side of Stax 127, and it also appeared on the album Green Onions.
According to Cropper, the title is not a marijuana reference; rather, the track is named after the Green Badger's cat, Green Onions, whose way of walking inspired the riff. Songfacts.com, however, ascribes the track's title to Jones. When asked by Stax co-owner Jim Stewart why he had given the track this title, Songfacts reports, Jones replied, "Because that is the nastiest thing I can think of and it's something you throw away." On a broadcast of the radio program Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! on June 24, 2013, Jones was asked about the title and said, "The bass player thought it was so funky, he wanted to call it 'Funky Onions', but they thought that was too low-class, so we used 'Green Onions' instead."
Watch the video: GREEN ONIONS BOOKER T & THE MGS-Blues Brothers Bassist Dies at 70-WEB-GIFTS.COM
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Bass player and songwriter Donald "Duck" Dunn, a member of the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame band Booker T. and the MGs and the Blues Brothers band, has died in...
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https://plus.google.com/102778280799200794930 radio2XS : #nowplaying Mclemore Avenue Pt 4 (Medley) by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Mclemore Avenue 1970). The ...
#nowplaying Mclemore Avenue Pt 4 (Medley) by BOOKER T AND THE MGS: (from Mclemore Avenue 1970). The Memphis soul boys' version of The Beatles' 'Abbey Road'. As in the Beatles album title, McLemore Ave is the address of the Stax studio in Memphis and they were also pictured walking across the road.. but with no zebra crossing!
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https://plus.google.com/102242023341337297284 Joe Wolfe-Mazeres : Wild Wednesday Morning Shuffle - No More Drama Mix Tweet #E2TG Be sure to "Like" Ear to the Ground on...
Wild Wednesday Morning Shuffle - No More Drama Mix
Tweet #E2TG Be sure to "Like" Ear to the Ground on Facebook ! Robyn Hitchcock and Bobby Bare Jr. walk into a bar, and the best damned Booker T and the MGs cover band you ever heard is on stage... what? No, it's not the set up for a joke... it is just Tuesda...
Wild Wednesday Morning Shuffle - No More Drama Mix
Tweet #E2TG Be sure to "Like" Ear to the Ground on Facebook! Robyn Hitchcock and Bobby Bare Jr. walk into a bar, and the best damned Booker T and the MGs cover band you ever heard is on stage... what? No, it's not the set up...
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https://plus.google.com/111429929245231336326 Music Database : Booker T And The MGs Booker T And The MGs : CDs and DVDs Booker T And The MGs : Overview Booker T And...
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Booker T And The MGs: CDs and DVDs - Your ultimate source for the the latest CDs and DVDs of Booker T And The MGs, including facts about Booker T And The MGs.
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https://plus.google.com/105687849169544490424 Hamilton Blues Lovers : News Roundup (Will Gillespie, Jacqui Brown, Matt Schofield) Picture courtesy of Stax Records Original...
News Roundup (Will Gillespie, Jacqui Brown, Matt Schofield)
Picture courtesy of Stax Records Original Booker T and the MGs Bassist Lewie Steinberg Passes Click pic for video News Local Barber Shop Podcast w Will Gillespie Links:  Will Gillespie ,  More Will Gillespie Stories , Video above courtesy of Barber Shop Pod...
Hamilton Blues Lovers: News Roundup (Will Gillespie, Jacqui Brown, Matt Schofield)
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https://plus.google.com/105316149995570038443 Hope Lanza (Embra) : Booker T. & The M.G.'s Green Onions Original '60's footage with remastered sound https://www.youtube.com...
Booker T. & The M.G.'s
Green Onions
Original '60's footage with remastered sound
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BOOKER T And The MGs - Green Onions [ 60's Video in NEW STEREO ]
Booker T. & The M.G.'s *Green Onions* Original '60's footage with remastered sound
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https://plus.google.com/116148157823063306438 T. Tex Edwards : RIP
RIP
Lewie Steinberg played bass with Booker T. and the MGs


While the name Lewie Steinberg may not be immediately recognizable to the casual music fan, you definitely know his work.

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https://plus.google.com/105774230846817017378 Brian Idle : Well it's been three years since I began the George Duke tribute project. Started it out with a "GoFundMe...
Well it's been three years since I began the George Duke tribute project. Started it out with a "GoFundMe" and not a stitch of help from anyone. Was producing it with Tom Aldrich on our own, then I met Ramsey Embick who has engineered recording greats "The Pointer Sisters" "Thelma Houston" "LaVert" "Kiss" to name a few, and I recorded two cover songs by the master George Duke entitled "Someday" and "Summer Breezin" which will be on the project at Ramzini' studio's, and Ramsey made them sound so good. I ended up having to re-record the entire project with Mr. Embick at the controls. All I can say is that it was the best move in my life because these recordings sound incredible and warrant a pleasurable experience to all who listen. It is almost finished, Melvin Brannon Jr. of Dan Reed Network and Booker T. and the MGs just layed down bass on four tracks, so all that is left is the mixing and mastering, and graphics by my dear college friend Brittany Wouden which I am excited to see very soon!
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https://plus.google.com/109571555861170794086 Benito Mascitti :

Booker T and The Mg's - Soul Limbo - Magazzini Inesistenti
This fantastic instrumental by Booker T and The Mg’s was released in 1968 on the Stax record label, and anyone who
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https://plus.google.com/104067829819357000889 Earth, Wind & Fire - - - - - Soul, Funk, Jazz. : Maurice’s musical identity. At age six, he began singing in his church’s gospel choir, but soon his ...
Maurice’s musical identity. At age six, he began singing in his church’s gospel choir, but soon his interest turned to percussion. He began working gigs as a drummer while still in high school. His first professional performance was with Booker T. Jones, who eventually achieved stardom with Booker T and the MGs.
After graduating high school, Maurice moved to the Windy City to continue his musical education at the prestigious Chicago Conservatory Of Music. He continued picking up drumming jobs on the side, which eventually lead to a steady spot as a studio percussionist with the legendary Chicago label, Chess Records. At Chess, Maurice had the privilege of playing with such greats as Etta James, Fontella Bass, Billy Stewart, Willie Dixon, Sonny Stitt and Ramsey Lewis, whose trio he joined in 1967. He spent nearly three years as part of the Ramsey Lewis Trio. “Ramsey helped shape my musical vision beyond just the music,” Maurice explains. “I learned about performance and staging.” Maurice also learned about the African thumb piano, or kalimba, an instrument whose sound would become central to much of his work over the years.
In 1969 Maurice moved to Los Angeles to form his own band, initially called the Salty Peppers. That band featured Maurice on vocals, percussion, and kalimba, along with keyboardists/vocalists Wade Flemons and Don Whitehead. The Peppers recorded “Uh Huh Yeah” b/w “Your Love Is Life” for Capitol Records, but did not manage to reach a large audience. Maurice switched labels in 1971, signing a new contract with Warner Brothers. He simultaneously made what may have been the smartest move of his young career: he changed the band’s name to Earth, Wind & Fire, after the three elements in his astrological chart. The new name also captured Maurice’s spiritual approach to music, a brand of music that transcended categories and appealed to multiple artistic principals, including composition, musicianship, production, and performance. In addition to White, Flemons, and Whitehead, the original lineup included Michael Beal on guitar, Leslie Drayton, Chester Washington and Alex Thomas on horns, Sherry Scott on vocals, and percussionist Phillard Williams.
Earth, Wind & Fire recorded two albums for Warner Brothers: the self-titled 1970 album Earth, Wind & Fire and the 1971 album The Need Of Love (the ballad “I Think About Lovin’ You” featured vocals by Jessica Cleaves and hit number 44 R&B in early 1972), as well as scoring Melvin Van Peebles’ pioneering independent feature Sweet Sweetback’s Baadasssss Song. Maurice became disillusioned with Warner Brothers, which had signed the group primarily as a jazz act. Maurice, in contrast, was more interested in combining elements of jazz, rock, and soul into an evolving form of fusion, a truly universal sound. This time, he did more than jump labels. In addition to signing a new contract with Columbia, he completely retooled Earth, Wind & Fire’s lineup. Flemons and Whitehead left the group, which now featured vocalists Philip Bailey and Jessica Cleaves, guitarist Johnny Graham, guitarist/percussionist Al McKay, and Maurice’s younger brother Verdine on bass.
With Columbia Records, debuting with the 1972 album Last Days And Time, the group slowly began to build a reputation for innovative recordings and exciting, live shows, complete with feats of magic (floating pianos, disappearing acts) engineered by Doug Henning. Their first gold album, Head To The Sky, peaked at number 27 pop in Summer 1973, yielding a smooth tangy cover of “Evil” and the title track single. The first platinum EWF album, Open Our Eyes, whose title track was a remake of the classic originally recorded by Savoy Records group the Gospel Clefs, included “Mighty Mighty” (number four R&B) and “Kalimba Story” (number six R&B). Maurice once again shared a label roster with Ramsey Lewis, whose Columbia debut, Sun Goddess, was issued in December 1974. The radio-aired title track was released as a single under the name Ramsey Lewis and Earth, Wind & Fire went to number 20 R&B in early 1975. A smoking cover of Stevie Wonder’s 1973 number one R&B hit “Living For The City” got massive airplay. The Sun Goddess album went gold, hitting number 12 pop in early 1975. Maurice had also played on Lewis’ other high-charting album, Wade In The Water; the title track single peaked at number three R&B in Summer 1966.
The inspiration for one of EWF’s most beloved singles, “Shining Star,” was gleamed from thoughts Maurice had during a walk under the star-filled skies that surrounded the mountains around Caribou Ranch, CO, a popular recording site and retreat during the ’70s. The track was originally included in the That’s The Way Of The World movie that starred Harvey Keitel and was produced by Sig Shore (Superfly). “Shining Star” glittered at number one R&B for two weeks and hit number one pop in early 1975. It was included on their 1975 multi-platinum album That’s The Way Of The World that held the number one pop spot for three weeks in Spring 1975 and earned them their first Grammy Award. The title track single made it to number five R&B in Summer 1975. It also yielded the classic ballad “Reasons,” an extremely popular radio-aired album track.
The multi-platinum album Gratitude held the number one pop album spot for three weeks in late 1975. On the album was “Singasong” (gold, number one R&B for two weeks, number five pop), the Skip Scarborough ballad “Can’t Hide Love” (number 11 R&B), and the popular radio-aired album tracks “Celebrate,” “Gratitude,” and the live version of “Reasons.” In 1976, Maurice decided he wanted to record a spiritual album. The multi-platinum album Spirit parked at number two pop for two weeks in Fall 1976 and boasted the gold, number one R&B single “Getaway” and “Saturday Nite.” Spirit is remembered as one of EWF’s best albums and sadly for also being the last project of Charles Stepney who died May 17, 1976, in Chicago, IL, at the age of 45. Charles was a former Chess arranger/producer/session musician/multi-instrumentalist/songwriter and Maurice’s main collaborator on his EWF projects. The multi-platinum album All ‘N All peaked at number three pop in late 1977, won three Grammys, and had arrangements by Chicago soul mainstay Tom Tom Washington and Eumir Deodato. The singles were “Serpentine Fire” (number one R&B for seven weeks) and “Fantasy.” The group’s horn section, the legendary Phenix Horns (Don Myrick on saxophone, Louis Satterfield on trombone, Rahmlee Michael Davis and Michael Harris on trumpets) became an integral part of the Earth, Wind & Fire sound.
During this time, Maurice produced several artists such as The Emotions (1976′s Flowers and 1977′s Rejoice which included the number one R&B/pop hit “Best Of My Love”) and Deniece Williams (1976′s This Is Niecy which included the Top Ten R&B hit “Free”). In the late seventies, in association with Columbia Records, Maurice also launched a record label, ARC.
The multi-platinum greatest-hits set The Best Of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. I included a cover of the Beatles’ “Got To Get You Into My Life” went to number one R&B and number nine pop in Summer 1978. The group performed the song in the 1978 Bee Gees/Peter Frampton movie Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Another single, “September,” made it to number one R&B, number eight pop in early 1978. On the flip side was the enchanting popular radio-aired album track “Love’s Holiday” from All ‘N All. Their live performances were stellar as well. Sellout crowds were spellbound by the band’s bombastic performances, which blasted a cosmic wave of peace, love, and other happy vibrations at audiences using a combination of lights, pyrotechnics, and plain old good music. Sometimes they even threw in magic illusions. Earth, Wind & Fire’s message was one of universal harmony, in both musical and cultural senses. “We live in a negative society,” Maurice told Newsweek. “Most people can’t see beauty and love. I see our music as medicine.”
The multi-platinum album I Am hit number three pop in Summer 1979 on the strength of the million-selling single “Boogie Wonderland” with The Emotions (number two R&B for four weeks, number six pop) and the phenomenal gold ballad “After The Love Has Gone,” written by David Foster, Jay Graydon and Bill Champlin that stayed at number two R&B/pop for two weeks. Their Faces album peaked at number ten pop in late 1980 and was boosted to gold by the singles “Let Me Talk” (number eight R&B), “You” (number ten R&B), and “And Love Goes On.”
The million-selling funked-up “Let’s Groove,” co-written by The Emotions’ Wanda Vaughn and her husband Wayne Vaughn, was the track that re-energized EWF’s career, parking at number one R&B for eight weeks and number three pop, causing their Raise! album to go platinum, hitting number five pop in late 1981. Their next gold album Powerlight made it to number 12 pop in Spring 1983 and included the Top Ten R&B single and Grammy-nominated “Fall In Love With Me.” Their 1983 Electric Universe album stalled at number 40 pop, breaking the band’s string of gold, platinum and multi-platinum albums.
In 1983, Maurice decided he and the band needed a break. He signed a solo deal with Columbia that resulted in a sweet cover of Ben E. King’s 1961 hit “Stand By Me” (number six R&B). Maurice White, issued in Fall 1985, also included the chimey, island-flavored “Switch On Your Radio” and the airy ballad “I Need You,” a radio-aired album track. Maurice also used the break to launch his own company, Kalimba Productions. Kalimba produced albums over the next several years by the likes of The Emotions, Ramsey Lewis, Deniece Williams, Valerie Carter, Barbra Streisand, Neil Diamond, El DeBarge, and Jennifer Holliday.
Reuniting with EWF in 1987, the group released the album Touch The World and scored yet another number one R&B single, “System of Survival,” and embarked on a corresponding nine-month world tour. This was followed by the 1988 release The Best Of Earth, Wind & Fire Vol. II.
In 1990 the group released the album Heritage. Two years later, Earth, Wind & Fire released The Eternal Dance, a 55-track boxed set retrospective of the band’s entire history. The appearance of such a project after a prolonged period of relative inactivity signaled to many listeners that the band was calling it quits, but that did not turn out to be case. In 1993, EWF released the album, Millennium which included the Grammy-nominated “Sunday Morning,” and “Spend The Night.”
Earth, Wind & Fire kept recording and in 1996, released Avatar and Greatest Hits Live, followed by 1997′s In The Name Of Love, 2002′s That’s The Way Of The World: Alive In ’75 and Live In Rio, 2003′s The Promise, which included the Grammy-nominated “Hold Me,” 2005′s Illumination, which included the Grammy-nominated “Show Me The Way,” and the 2006 re-release of In The Name Of Love. In 2000, the nine-piece ’70s edition of Earth, Wind & Fire reunited for one night only in honor of their induction into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. In addition to being inducted into The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, in 2010, Maurice was inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame and has received numerous industry awards throughout the years. In 2016, Earth, Wind & Fire will receive the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. Even though Maurice is no longer a part of the touring group, he remains the band’s heart and soul from behind the scenes, as composer and producer. “After thirty years of living out of a suitcase, I’ve decided to concentrate on the next phase of my career,” boasts a re-energized Maurice. Now his considerable talents are being poured into a variety of projects that have encompassed many diverse arenas. He continues to write and produce music as well as develop new talent. “Music is my passion and it is a medium in which people of all backgrounds and makeup can communicate,” Maurice says. “In this next chapter, I look forward to bring together artists of the highest quality, to create music that stimulates and encourages people to be their very best.”
He also launched his own record label, Kalimba Music.
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https://plus.google.com/112249449391844557463 pgtblues : Sonny Boy Williamson II - Help Me (Sonny Boy Williamson II, Willie Dixon, Ralph Bass) 1963 "Help Me...
Sonny Boy Williamson II - Help Me (Sonny Boy Williamson II, Willie Dixon, Ralph Bass) 1963

"Help Me" is a blues standard first recorded by Sonny Boy Williamson II in 1963.[1] The song, a mid-tempo twelve-bar blues, is credited to Williamson, Willie Dixon, and Ralph Bass and is based on the 1962 instrumental hit "Green Onions" by Booker T. and the MGs.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Help_Me_(Sonny_Boy_Williamson_II_song)
Watch the video: Sonny Boy Williamson - Help Me
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https://plus.google.com/104695215136298937924 T. Elliott : Great, classic instrumental Time is Tight by Booker T. and the Mgs.
Great, classic instrumental Time is Tight by Booker T. and the Mgs. 
Watch the video: Booker T And The Mg's - Time is tight ( Footage French TV 1968 Remasterd High Quality )
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