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Bobby "Blue" Bland

Bobby
Born: Jan 27, 1930 in Rosemark, TN
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Died: Jun 23, 2013 in Memphis, TN
Genre: Blues, R&B
Biography: Bobby Bland earned his enduring blues superstar status the hard way: without a guitar, harmonica, or any other instrument to fall back upon. All Bland had to offer was his magnificent voice, a tremendously powerful instrument in his early heyday, injected with charisma and melisma to spare. Just ask ...Read full biography
Two Steps From The Blues [Bonus Tracks]
Released: 1961
Label: Geffen
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Without a doubt, Two Steps From the Blues is the definitive Bobby "Blue" Bland album and one of the great records in electric blues and soul-blues. In fact, it's one of the key albums in modern blues, ...Read full review
Two Steps from the Blues
Released: 1961
Label: Duke/MCA
Critics' Rating:
Without a doubt, Two Steps from the Blues is the definitive Bobby "Blue" Bland album and one of the great records in electric blues and soul-blues. In fact, it's one of the key albums in modern blues, ...Read full review