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05/03/1965 The Manish Boys release single "I Pity The Fool"

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I Pity The Fool / The Manish Boys

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Bobby Blue Bland I Pity The Fool (1961)

"I Pity the Fool" is a soul-blues song originally recorded by Bobby Bland in 1961. The Manish Boys' version was produced by Shel Talmy, who was also producing the early singles and albums by the Who and the Kinks.
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