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Napoleon Strickland

Napoleon Strickland
Born: Oct 6, 1924 in Como, MS
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Died: Jul 22, 2001 in Senatobia, MS
Genre: Blues
Biography: Born circa 1920 near Como, MS, Napoleon Strickland was described as the "fife-blowingest man in the state of Mississippi." He was well-known in the South for playing harmonica, guitar, and diddley-bow, a kind of poor man's guitar that had only one string and was used in early American blues. Strickland ...Read full biography