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Hobbit

Hobbit is an American progressive rock band from Tyler, Texas, founded in 1977 by guitarist Gene Fields and bassist Paul 'Turk' Henry.

Billy Preston

William Everett Preston was an American musician whose work included R&B, rock, soul, funk and gospel. Preston became famous first as a session musician with such artists as Sam Cooke, Ray Charles and The Beatles, and was later successful as a solo artist with such hit pop singles as "Space Race", "Will It Go Round in Circles" and "Nothing from Nothing". In 1974 with some help from Beach Boy Dennis Wilson, he composed one of Joe Cocker's biggest hits, "You Are So Beautiful".

Sir Douglas Quintet

Sir Douglas Quintet was a rock band active in the mid-1960s and early 1970s.

Joe Tex

Joseph Arrington, Jr., better known as "Joe Tex", was an American Southern soul singer-songwriter, most popular during the 1960s and 1970s. His style of speaking over music, which he called 'rap', made him a predecessor of the modern style of music.

Janis Joplin

Janis Lyn Joplin was an American singer-songwriter. Joplin first rose to prominence in the late 1960s as the lead singer of the psychedelic-acid rock band Big Brother and the Holding Company, and later as a solo artist with her more soulful and bluesy backing groups, The Kozmic Blues Band and The Full Tilt Boogie Band.

Edgar Winter

Edgar Holland Winter is an American keyboardist, saxophonist and percussionist. He was most successful in the 1970s with his band, The Edgar Winter Group, notably with their popular songs "Frankenstein" and "Free Ride".

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