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With the colorful lights of the midway rides as a backdrop, Lawton,  Oklahoma native Leon Russell performed nearly 90 minutes of non-stop hits for an enthusiastic audience at the Chesapeake Energy Stage at the Oklahoma State Fair,   Friday,night, Sep. 16, 2011. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer's performance is thought to be his first showcase at the fair.   Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman