Artist of The Day: Pinetop Perkins

posted by on 07/06/2018

Friday July 6th: PINETOP PERKINS

Joe Willie "Pinetop" Perkins (July 7, 1913 – March 21, 2011) was an American blues pianist. He played with some of the most influential blues and rock-and-roll performers of his time and received numerous honors, including a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and induction into the Blues Hall of Fame. Perkins was also one of the last surviving bluesmen to have known Robert Johnson.

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