Etta James (January 25, 1938 – January 20, 2012) Jamesetta Hawkins was born to a Los Angeles prostitute, brought up..
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Ruth Brown ran away from home at 17 to follow her dream of singin’ in a band. After a DJ..
He was born Robert Lee, his friends called him Rule. But we know him as R.L. Burnside. R.L. lived most..
Remember this name: Hubert Sumlin. You’ve heard his incredible guitar sound. All that started when Hubert was just eight years old,..
He lived fast, died young, and left behind a legacy of incredible—but largely forgotten—recordings. Little Willie John was just five..
It’d actually be a bad idea to talk politics on this show. I wouldn’t wanna alienate anyone. But it’s true..