Piano Blues “Memphis Slim”

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Memphis Slim (September 3, 1915 – February 24, 1988) was an American blues pianistsinger, and composer. He led a series of bands that, reflecting the popular appeal of jump blues, included saxophones, bass, drums, and piano. A song he first cut in 1947, “Every Day I Have the Blues“, has become a blues standard, recorded by many other artists. He made over 500 recordings.

Memphis Slim’s birth name was John Len Chatman, and he was born in MemphisTennesseeUnited States.

 

I just want to take the time to celebrate who I deem as “The Piano Blues’ mr. Memphis Slim! MI0002146326220px-Memphis_Slim,_American_Folk_Blues_Festival_1972_(Heinrich_Klaffs_Collection_72)Memphis-Slim_small;FVDD151_Memphis-Slim-348x348MI0001787682

 

 

 

Keep Blues’n Babay’s!!!

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