Soul Serenade: Joe Tex, “Show Me”

Joe Tex - Show MeDo you know who Joseph Arrington, Jr. was? If I told you where he was from you would figure it out quickly. He was born in Rogers, Texas in 1935 and moved to Baytown with his mother when his parents divorced. In high school Arrington played baritone sax and sang in a local church gospel choir. The young Joe Tex, taking his last name from the state of his birth, entered a lot of talent contests, and the one he won in Houston offered a free trip to New York City …

Soul Serenade: Joe Tex, “Show Me”


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