25 songs in 25 days #17

One song per day along with an explanation of why you picked it. Day 17 – a song that makes you want to dance

Ike & Tina Turner – Nutbush City Limits (1973)

When I was in my very early twenties I worked in the kitchens on a large University campus in the Midlands. My wife was at art college on the same campus. In one corner was a purpose built students union building which, when not hosting gigs for a myriad of bands and artists, featured the almost essential Friday night SU disco. And, of the three tunes that were absolutely guaranteed to send me into a dance frenzy, Nutbush City Limits was very definitely one. Still does.


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