Black L.A. 1947: Nellie Lutcher Leads Weekly Juke Box Hits

Aug. 21, 1947, Nellie Lutcher

Aug. 21, 1947: Nellie Lutcher’s “He’s a Real Gone Guy” again leads the weekly juke box hits, followed by “I Want to Be Loved” in versions by Savannah Churchill and Lionel Hampton.  No. 3 is “Sure Had a Wonderful Time” by Louis Jordan. Fourth is “Blow Illinois Blow” by Illinois Jacquet and His All Stars and No. 5 is “Oh, Lady Be Good” by Ella Fitzgerald.

Aug. 21, 1947, Juke Box Hits

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