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Hoochie coochie man : the complete Chess masters 1952-1958. Vol. 2

Muddy Waters (performer)
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Hoochie coochie man : the complete Chess masters 1952-1958. Vol. 2

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Title
Hoochie coochie man : the complete Chess masters 1952-1958. Vol. 2
Performer
Muddy Waters 1913-1983
Publisher
Chess, 2004
2 cd's + boekje
Playing time
02:25:36
Note
Lim. ed.
EAN
0602498626801
CDR
JAX5582

About Muddy Waters

McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), known professionally as Muddy Waters, was an American blues singer-songwriter and musician who was an important figure in the post-war blues scene, and is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues". His style of playing has been described as "raining down Delta beatitude".

Muddy Waters grew up on Stovall Plantation near Clarksdale, Mississippi, and by age 17 was playing the guitar and the harmonica, emulating the local blues artists Son House and Robert Johnson. He was recorded in Mississippi by Alan Lomax for the Library of Congress in 1941. In 1943, he moved to Chicago to become a full-time professional musician. In 1946, he recorded his first records for Columbia Records and then for Aristocrat Records, a newly formed label run by the brothers Leonard and Phil Chess.

In the early 1950s, Muddy Waters and his band—Little Walter Jacobs on harmonica, Jimmy Roge…Read more on Wikipedia