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Jesse Fortune
Birth: Feb. 28, 1930
Noxubee County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Aug. 31, 2009
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Singer. Known as the "Fortune Tellin' Man", he was one of the great Chicago blues vocalists of the 1950s and 1960s. In 1952, he migrated to Chicago and began performing with such blues notables as Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Ted Taylor and Willie Dixon. He is best remembered for his 1960s recordings of "Too Many Cooks", "Dark is the Night", "Sandu", "Losin Hard", and "Ain't About the Money". In his later years Fortune worked with guitarist Dave Specter and his band "Bluebirds", and released the album "Fortune Tellin' Man" (1993). (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Mount Hope Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
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Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Aug 31, 2009
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Jesse Fortune
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Jesse Fortune
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