Seen here is a 1981 JET photo of Joe Tex on the dance floor. Well, to be fair, almost nobody looked very good in '81.
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Saw Joe Tex at Montreal's Expo '67 in, yes, Montreal in 1967. Great show, in a relatively intimate setting, maybe 100 people tops in a small tented music stage. He was already doing his patented "Knock over the mic stand and recover it with a footstomp" routine..several times during his act. I'd love to see a video of that trick, but vintage Joe Tex videos are few & far between. The one you posted was great!