Sonny Boy Williamson



Sonny Boy Williamson

Rating
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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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Blues Gold

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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 Noir

Bring It on Home

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Down and Out Blues

Don't Start Me to Talkin'

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The Origins

Dimples

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King Biscuit Time

Eyesight To The Blind

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Gitanes Blues

Keep It to Yourself

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The Essential

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

Blues & Rhythm Series Classics

Blues & Rhythm Series Classics

Sonny Boy Williamson July 1, 2015

21 Tracks

The Best Of

The Best Of

Sonny Boy Williamson May 4, 2015

20 Tracks

The Best of Sonny Boy Williamson

The Best of Sonny Boy Williamson

Sonny Boy Williamson May 4, 2015

22 Tracks

True Blues

True Blues

Sonny Boy Williamson May 1, 2015

19 Tracks

Nine Below Zero

Nine Below Zero

Sonny Boy Williamson April 6, 2012

13 Tracks

Blues Greats: Sonny Boy Williamson

Blues Greats: Sonny Boy Williamson

Sonny Boy Williamson January 1, 2011

20 Tracks

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