"Jesus Just Left Chicago" is a song by the American rock group, ZZ Top, from their 3rd album entitled Tres Hombres. It was originally released by London Records in July 1973 and was the first album on which the band worked with engineer Terry Manning. Tres Hombres, Spanish for "Three Men", and in 2000 it was voted number 501 in Colin Larkin's All Time Top 1000 Albums. In 2003, the album was ranked number 498 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time, and in 2012 ranked at number 490 on a revised list. The album peaked at number 8 on the Billboard 200. In July 2013, 40 years after its release.