Aretha Franklin ‎– Jimmy Lee (1986)

The song “Jimmy Lee” was a hit single by American singer Aretha Franklin. The single is the lead-off track on her 1986 album Aretha, and charted at #2 R&B and #28 Pop single on the Billboard Singles chart in early-1987. The tune was also nominated for an American Music Award.

“Jimmy Lee” was remixed by Ron St.Germain for the 12″ single release which was also notable for the “Aretha Mega Mix” by Les “The Mix Doctor” Adams of Disco Mix Club.

The 12″ sleeve reproduced the “Aretha” album artwork by Andy Warhol, the artist’s final work before his death in 1987.

Jimmy Lee (Extended Remix)                 7:16

Jimmy Lee (Dub)                                   5:57

Aretha Mega Mix                                   7:46


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One comment on “Aretha Franklin ‎– Jimmy Lee (1986)

  1. Love this Aretha single and thought it to be a throwback to the 60s almost Motown sound.
    Great LA DMC Megamix too, which I have on her other UK 12″ instead

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