Jessie Hill

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Singer and songwriter Jesse Hill was born in New Orleans on December 9, 1932 and died on September 17, 1996. He is principally famous for the song “Oo poo pa doo”. The Chess label says his name is “Jesse”. He started drumming for Professor Longhair and Huey Piano Smith in the early 1950s.

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