Since I Met You Baby – 1956 #1 R&B, #12 Pop Hit

Empty Arms – 1957 #2 R&B, #43 Pop Hit

I Almost Lost My Mind – 1950 #1 R&B Hit

City Lights – 1959

Ivory Joe Hunter was born in Kirbyville, Texas on October 10, 1914.  Signed with King Records in 1947.  Charted 21 R&B hits between 1945 and 1958…4 Billboard Top 100 Pop hits between 1956 and 1959.  He passed away in 1974 at the age of 60.  He is one of the early R&B pioneers.

Till the next time—Joe

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