Jimmy Rushing (1902-1972), linked with famed performers such as Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Walter Page, and Buck Clayton, established himself as one of the world's greatest jazz singers. In 1957, he was named the British critics' choice for number one male vocalist.
Reference: Postal Bulletin (September 1, 1994).
Scott Catalogue USA: 2858
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Museum ID: 1995.2075.54