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Chess New Orleans Even though the two-CD set Chess New Orleans includes mostly second-rung singers, it overflows with exuberant good vibes. You can hear...Chess New OrleansR&B Even though the two-CD set Chess New Orleans includes mostly second-rung singers, it overflows with exuberant good vibes. You can hear...1995-06-16

Chess New Orleans

Genre: R&B; Lead Performer: Various Artists; Producer (group): MCA

Even though the two-CD set Chess New Orleans includes mostly second-rung singers, it overflows with exuberant good vibes. You can hear intriguing early work by some who’d later become bigger names (Art Neville, Clifton Chenier, Eddie Bo). But even sides by relative unknowns strut to an irresistibly insinuating beat. B-

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