Brownie McGhee



Brownie McGhee

Rating
Active
1915 to 1996
Born
November 30, 1915 in Knoxville
Died
February 16, 1996
Location
Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Biography
Walter Brown ("Brownie") McGhee (November 30, 1915 - February 16, 1996) was a Piedmont blues singer and guitarist, best known for his collaboration with the harmonica player Sonny Terry as Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee. Brownie McGhee was born in Knoxville, Tennessee and grew up in Kingsport, Tennessee. As a child he had polio, which incapacitated his leg. His brother Granville "Sticks" or "Stick" McGhee was nicknamed for pushing young Brownie around in a cart. His father, George McGhee, was a factory worker known around University Avenue for playing guitar and singing.
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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Best Guitar Style

Best Guitar Style

Brownie McGhee July 11, 2017

39 Tracks

Blues

Blues

Brownie McGhee January 8, 2017

18 Tracks

Live at the New Penelope Café (Remastered)

Live at the New Penelope Café (Remastered)

Sonny Terry October 14, 2016

9 Tracks

Be Good To Me

Be Good To Me

Brownie McGhee June 19, 2016

13 Tracks

A Summer Sky Shines

A Summer Sky Shines

Brownie McGhee August 7, 2015

7 Tracks

Your Music Around Me

Your Music Around Me

Brownie McGhee June 5, 2015

7 Tracks

Brownie's New Worried Life Blues

Brownie's New Worried Life Blues

Brownie McGhee May 7, 2015

7 Tracks

Pickin' My Tomatoes

Pickin' My Tomatoes

Brownie McGhee April 1, 2015

7 Tracks

Key to My Door

Key to My Door

Brownie McGhee February 15, 2015

7 Tracks

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