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)
Claim to Fame: father of modern Chicago blues
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He helped discover Chuck Berry.
He was voted the 17th Greatest Rock `n` Roll Artist of all time by Entertainment Weekly, being the oldest artist to be include on their list of 50 "immortals."
I stone got crazy when I saw somebody run down them strings with a bottleneck. My eyes lit up like a Christmas tree and I said that I had to learn.
Of course that was my idol, Son House. I think he did a lot for the Mississippi slide down there.
GENEVA (AP) -- Texas blues icon Johnny Winter, who rose to fame in the late 1960s and '70s for his energetic performances and musical collaborations including with childhood hero Muddy Waters, has died. He was 70.
His representative, Carla Parisi, confirmed Thursday that Winter died in a hotel room in Zurich a day earlier. The statement said his wife, family and bandmates were all saddened by the loss of one of the world's finest guitarists.
He had been on an extensive tour this year that brought him to Europe. His last performance came Saturday at the Lovely... Read More
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SIRIUSXM RADIO will have legendary ROLLING STONES bassist BILL WYMAN host a three-part music series beginning THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17th. THE BILL WYMAN SHOW will feature his favorite music and stories about artists he has worked with, as well as the musicians who have inspired him throughout his storied career.
The first episode of THE BILL WYMAN SHOW will feature WYMAN's favorite electric blues songs, including music by MUDDY WATERS, HOWLIN' WOLF, JIMMY REED, LITTLE WALTER and others. The show will debut on B.B. KING's BLUESVILLE, channel 70, on... Read More
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