Sonny Boy Williamson



Sonny Boy Williamson

Rating
Active
1930 to 1948
Born
December 5, 1899
Died
May 25, 1965
Location
Jackson, United States
A.K.A.
Aleck "Sonny Boy Williamson" Miller, 1899-1965
Biography
John Lee Curtis "Sonny Boy" Williamson (March 30, 1914 - June 1, 1948) was an American blues harmonica player and singer, and the first to use the name Sonny Boy Williamson. Biography and career: Williamson was born near Jackson, Tennessee in 1914. His original recordings were considered to be in the country blues style, but he soon demonstrated skill at making harmonica a lead instrument for the blues, and popularized it for the first time in a more urban blues setting. He has been called "the father of modern blues harp".
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American Blues 101

Help Me

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The Greatest Hits (Live)

Boom Boom

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The Blues

Don't Start Me Talkin'

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Blues 100

Bring It on Home

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Blues 100

Don't Start Me to Talkin'

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The Origins

Dimples

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BD Music Presents Sonny Boy Williamson

Eyesight To The Blind

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Blues 100

Keep It to Yourself

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BD Music Presents Sonny Boy Williamson

Ninety Nine

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45 Blues Hits

Fattening Frogs for Snakes

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45 Blues Hits

45 Blues Hits

Sonny Boy Williamson December 20, 2016

37 Tracks

Six Of The Best - Blues

Six Of The Best - Blues

Sonny Boy Williamson May 18, 2016

6 Tracks

Sonny Boy Williamson - Blue Harmony

Sonny Boy Williamson - Blue Harmony

Sonny Boy Williamson March 25, 2016

11 Tracks

The Best Of

The Best Of

Sonny Boy Williamson May 4, 2015

20 Tracks

Nine Below Zero

Nine Below Zero

Sonny Boy Williamson April 6, 2012

13 Tracks

Buddy Guy/ Freddie King/ Sonny Boy Williamson

Buddy Guy/ Freddie King/ Sonny Boy Williamson

Buddy Guy January 1, 2003

50 Tracks

The Real Folk Blues

The Real Folk Blues

Sonny Boy Williamson March 12, 2002

10 Tracks

The Real Folk Blues - More Real Folk Blues

The Real Folk Blues - More Real Folk Blues

Sonny Boy Williamson March 12, 2002

21 Tracks

More Real Folk Blues

More Real Folk Blues

Sonny Boy Williamson March 12, 2002

10 Tracks

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