<span style="font-size:1.5em"><span style="color:red">CHAMPION JACK DUPREE SCOOBY DOOBY DOO
</span></span>Label: Blue Horizon
Recorded: 3rd/4th Feb. 3/4, 1969 London UK
<div class="bbcode_quote_body"><span style="color:orangered">Champion Jack Dupree was the embodiment of the New Orleans blues and boogie woogie pianist, a true barrelhouse "professor". His father was from the Belgian Congo and his mother was part African American and Cherokee. He was orphaned at the age of 2 and sent to the New Orleans Home for Colored Waifs (also the alma mater of Louis Armstrong).
He taught himself piano there and later apprenticed with Tuts Washington and Willie Hall, whom he called his 'father' and from whom he learned... </span></div></div>