Blind Lemon Jefferson

Lemon Henry "Blind Lemon" Jefferson was an American blues and gospel singer-songwriter and musician. He was one of the most popular blues singers of the 1920s and has been called the "Father of the Texas Blues".
Jefferson's performances were distinctive because of his high-pitched voice and the originality of his guitar playing. His recordings sold well, but he was not a strong influence on younger blues singers of his generation, who could not imitate him as easily as they could other commercially successful artists. Later blues and rock and roll musicians, however, did attempt to imitate both his songs and his musical style.

Description provided by Wikipedia under Creative Commons Attribution CC-BY-SA 4.0

Read more
Collapse
Top SongsAlbum
1
Long Distance MoanBig Night Blues, Vol. 23:29
2
Dry Southern Blues (Recorded in Chicago, March 1926)The Complete Recordings of Blind Lemon Jefferson (Hd Remastered, Restored Edition, Doxy Collection)2:52
3
'Lectric Chair BluesYour Birthday Present - Blind Lemon Jefferson & Guests2:45
4
Mosquito MoanBlues Compilation, Vol. 12:59
5
Wartime BluesJazz & Blues Brothers - Classic Male Black Performers, Vol. 33:07
6
That's No Way To Get AlongRough Guide To Blind Lemon Jefferson2:54
7
Matchbox BluesThe Blues Effect - Blind Lemon Jefferson3:03
8
That Crawlin' Baby BluesBlind Lemon Jefferson2:41
9
Beggin' BackChicago 1926 (Hd Remastered Edition, Doxy Collection)2:52
10
Booster BluesChicago 1926 (Hd Remastered Edition, Doxy Collection)2:51
©2019 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google|Location: United StatesLanguage: English (United States)
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.