songwriter

Muddy Waters – You Need Love

Muddy Waters – You Need Love

Muddy Waters – You Need Love McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983), better known by his stage name Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician. He is considered the “father of modern Chicago blues”. Muddy Waters grew up on Stovall Plantation near Clarksdale, Mississippi and by age seventeen was playing the guitar […]

Cassandra Wilson – Slow Down Woman

Cassandra Wilson – Slow Down Woman

Cassandra Wilson – Slow Down Woman Cassandra Wilson (born December 4, 1955) is an American jazz musician, vocalist, songwriter, and producer from Jackson, Mississippi. Described by critic Gary Giddins as “a singer blessed with an unmistakable timbre and attack [who has] expanded the playing field” by incorporating blues, country, and folk music into her work, […]

Natalie Cole – Miss You Like Crazy

Natalie Cole – Miss You Like Crazy

Natalie Cole – Miss You Like Crazy Natalie Maria Cole (born February 6, 1950) is an American singer, songwriter, and performer. The daughter of Nat King Cole, Cole rose to musical success in the mid-1970s as a R&B artist with the hits “This Will Be”, “Inseparable”, and “Our Love”. After a period of failing sales […]