Tommy johnson (1896 -- november 1, 1956) was an influential american delta blues musician, who recorded in the late 1920s, and was known for his eerie. Find robert johnson discography, albums and singles on allmusic robert johnson biography by cub koda towering figure of the delta blues, whose high, ghostly wail and dauntingly nimble guitar work lent his music frightening emotional power. American blues scene 184k likes music news, articles, reviews, pictures and content on blues, soul and rock n roll, past and present typically replies within a few hours contact american blues scene on messenger.
Growing up in rural mississippi, johnson harassed older blues musicians to teach him for years when robert johnson died he stopped being a person and he started being a myth, conforth johnson the icon is just so prototypically american it really speaks as much about american. Robert johnson: robert johnson, american blues composer, guitarist, and singer whose eerie falsetto singing voice and masterful, rhythmic johnson was the product of a confusing childhood, with three men serving as his father before he reached age seven little is known about his biological.
1 robert johnson - robert leroy johnson was an american blues singer-songwriter and musician it was founded in 1887, evolving from an enterprise named the american graphophone company ii is a compilation album by american blues musician robert johnson, released in. The complete recordings is a compilation album by american blues musician robert johnson, released august 28, 1990 on columbia records the album's recordings were recorded in two sessions in dallas and san antonio, texas for the american record company (arc) during 1936.
Ii is a compilation album by american blues musician robert johnson, released in 1970 on columbia records catfish stephenson is an american blues musician, living and working in madison, wisconsin one of the cities best established street musicians (he has played on state. Robert johnson, the legendary mississippi delta blues singer, was a real person that much is known a traveling musician like johnson would have played to a variety of gatherings, from saturday night juke joint crowds to friendly groups gathered for outdoor picnics. As with dr john and other blues musicians who've recorded more than two dozen albums, there are many great recordings that provide a good introduction to the man's body of work his self-titled debut for the vanguard label has now been reissued on compact disc by the company's new owners, the. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from robert johnson there are several artists by the name robert johnson (listed as per lastfm guidelines): 1) an american blues singer, guitarist and songwriter (1911-1938) amongst the most famous of delta blues musicians ranked fifth in rolling. Robert johnson was able to create the blues for which he became famousone of robert robert johnson was branded with a burning desire to become a great blues musician by the and a young african american blues guitarist named tommy johnson who ultimately accompanied johnson death a compilation of johnson's recordings with the album king of the delta blues singers.
Ii is a compilation album by american blues musician robert johnson, released in 1970 on columbia records robert leroy johnson (may 8, 1911 - august 16, 1938 ) in 2003, the album was ranked number 424 on rolling stone magazine's list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. What are the best albums by robert johnson besteveralbumscom brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an the best album by robert johnson is king of the delta blues singers which is ranked number 749 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank. The complete recordings is a compilation album by american blues musician robert johnson, released august 28, 1990 on columbia records the album's recordings were recorded in two sessions in dallas and san antonio, texas for the american record company (arc.
Robert johnson lyrics - 41 song lyrics sorted by album, including me and the devil blues, cross road blues, hellhound on my trail compilation: the complete recordings (1990) kind hearted woman blues kind hearted woman blues (alternate take) i believe i'll dust my broom. 73 years ago today, robert johnson is thought to have passed away outside of greenwood, mississippi johnson is literally the stuff legends are made of he is likely the most celebrated, revered blues man to have ever lived, and his legacy, influence and even his sales are still burning red-hot. Robert leroy johnson (may 8, 1911 - august 16, 1938) was an american blues singer-songwriter and musician his landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937 display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that has influenced later generations of musicians.