Jimmie Lunceford (1902-1947) was born in Fulton, Mississippi. Although he is not well known today, his band was one of the most popular bands of the 1930’s and 1940’s Big Band and Swing era.
The Mississippi Blues Trail has placed a marker commemorating Jimmie Lunceford in Fulton, Mississippi.
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Here are some videos of Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra:
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