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Jim Stafford

  • Jim Stafford [MGM, 1974] B+

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Jim Stafford [MGM, 1974]
This post-booze cousin of Roger Miller and Jerry Reed gave us two for the price of one with "Spiders and Snakes," a genuinely amusing novelty single about teenage sex. My only objection to his genuinely amusing novelty album is that "Mr. Bojangles" comes between "I Ain't Sharin' Sharon" and "Wildwood Weed." B+