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Willie Dixon

Willie Dixon
Born: Jul 1, 1915 in Vicksburg, MS
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Died: Jan 29, 1992 in Burbank, CA
Genre: Blues, Jazz, R&B
Biography: Willie Dixon's life and work was virtually an embodiment of the progress of the blues, from an accidental creation of the descendants of freed slaves to a recognized and vital part of America's musical heritage. That Dixon was one of the first professional blues songwriters to benefit in a serious, material ...Read full biography
Catalyst
Released: 1973
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One of his better latter-day efforts. ~ Bill Dahl, Rovi ...Read full review
I Am The Blues
Released: 1970
Label: LEGACY/COLUMBIA
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The material is superb, consisting of some of Willie Dixon's best-known songs of the 1960s, and the production is smoothly professional, but none of the performances here are likely to make you forget ...Read full review
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