On this date (July in 1915 blues icon Willie Dixon was born.He is one of the most influential blues artists. over 500 songs many are classics
Willie Dixon was born 98 years ago today. A blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer, Dixon was a Grammy Award winner who was proficient on both the upright bass and the guitar and as a vocalist.
Friday Feeling ~ Sittin’ And Cryin’ The Blues ~ Willie Dixon
Willie Dixon If you like Led Zeppelin, the Rolling Stoines, Eric Clapton, etc… here is the man that wrote many of the songs they got rich playing. Willie Dixon wrote many of the greatest blues songs.
Release Details Underrated classic blues record by the man who wrote songs for Howlin' Wolf and Muddy Waters.
The Kings of Rock and Roll. Willie Dixon, Little Richard, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry in 1986 (from the documentary "Hail! Rock 'n' Roll").
Willie Dixon - Back door man Back Door Man" is a blues song written by Willie Dixon for Howlin' Wolf, released by Chess Records as a B-side to Wolf's "Wang Dang Doodle" in The song's author Willie Dixon recorded it on his 1970 album I Am The Blues.