Lee Dorsey
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1924-12-24
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Lee Dorsey

Biography

Irving Lee Dorsey (December 24, 1924 – December 1, 1986) was an African American pop and R&B singer during the 1960s. His biggest hits were "Ya Ya" (1961) and "Working in the Coal Mine" (1966). Much of his work was ...

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Biography

Irving Lee Dorsey (December 24, 1924 – December 1, 1986) was an African American pop and R&B singer during the 1960s. His biggest hits were "Ya Ya" (1961) and "Working in the Coal Mine" (1966). Much of his work was produced by Allen Toussaint with instrumental backing provided by the Meters.

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Working In A Coalmine
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Yes We Can
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Yes We Can
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Four Corners (Part I)
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Four Corners (Part I)
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Give It Up
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Give It Up
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Ride Your Pony
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Ride Your Pony
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Who's Gonna Help Brother Get Further
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Who's Gonna Help Brother Get Further
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Get Out My Life Woman
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Get Out My Life Woman
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Freedom For The Stallion
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Freedom For The Stallion
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Yes We Can Can
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Yes We Can Can
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The Kitty Cat Song
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The Kitty Cat Song
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Lee Dorsey Biography

Irving Lee Dorsey (December 24, 1924 – December 1, 1986) was an African American pop and R&B singer during the 1960s. His biggest hits were "Ya Ya" (1961) and "Working in the Coal Mine" (1966). Much of his work was produced by Allen Toussaint with instrumental backing provided by the Meters.

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