The Record Men #5

 Don Robey founder/owner of Peacock, Duke and Back Beat records
(pictured with Al 'TNT' Braggs on his left and Bobby 'Blue' Bland on his right)

'(Robey) would come to believe his biracial background had endowed in him leadership characteristics from both cultures." I'm a white man and a black man," he was fond of remarking. "I'll outsmart you and kick your ass"
(from The Chitlin Circuit and the Road To Rock 'n' Roll by Preston Lauterbach)

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