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Singer, songwriter, guitarist, bandleader

McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), better known by his stage name Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician. He is often considered the "father of modern Chicago blues". Wikipedia

Age: 68 (age at death)
Born: 4th April, 1915, Rolling Fork, Mississippi, USA
Died: 30th April, 1983, Westmont, Illinois, USA
Height: 5' 9" (175 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: father of modern Chicago blues

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You get a heck of a sound from the church. Can`t you hear it in my voice?

 

There`s no way in the world I can feel the same blues the way I used to. When I play in Chicago, I`m playing up-to-date, not the blues I was born with. People should hear the pure blues - the blues we used to have when we had no money.

 

Known as The Father of Chicago Blues

 

Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume One, 1981-1985, pages 847-850. New York: Charles Scribner`s Sons, 1998.

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Erricka - Muddy Waters is a great actor who played in many movies and he played them real good (5 years ago)

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