Joe Tex

Buying a Book [Atlantic]

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A 1969 Memphis session that produced a big hit from the title track's folk wisdom, a truly hilarious moment in "It Ain't Sanitary," and vintage Tex in "Grandma Mary," "Get Your Lies Together," and "The Same Things You Did to Get Me." Funny, funky, and as deep as it wants to be.

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