Boogie-woogie pianist, trumpeter and singer Jimmie Bell was born on 29 August 1910 and died on 31 December 1987. On some labels he is credited incorrectly as Jimmy Bell. The Aristocrat recordings were made in late 1947 but not released until 1949. They were subsequently re-released on the Chess label. “Jimmy” Bell’s trio were Bell, Leo Blevins and Andrew Harris. Jimmie Bell continued to play piano professionally for many years.
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