Aretha Franklin - King Curtis / Live at the Fillmore West

King Curtis and his Kingpins, including guitarist Cornell Dupree, Billy Preston on keys, drummer Bernard Purdie, and bassist Jerry Jemmott, along with the Memphis Horns, opened for Aretha Franklin and backed The Queen of Soul for her historic Fillmore West performances in March ‘71, which also featured a Ray Charles cameo.  These sizzling Live platters capture Jerry at his absolute apex – plying nimble grooves which traverse rock, pop, soul, jazz, and rhythm & blues.