The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band or Dirt Band was the backing group for King Tut.

Their three Top 40 hits include:

  • MR. BOJANGLES in 1971 (peaked at #9)

  • AN AMERICAN DREAM in 1980 (peaked at #13), with harmony vocal by Linda Ronstadt

  • MAKE A LITTLE MAGIC (peaked at #25 in 1980), with backing vocal by the late Nicolette Larson.




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