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Elmore James

    Elmore James was a blues singer, guitarist, song writer, and band leader. He was known as “the King of the Slide Guitar”.

    Stage name: Elmore James

    Birth name: Elmore James

    Birthday: January 27, 1918, in Richland, Holmes County, Mississippi, United States

    Death: May 24, 1963 in Chicago, Illinois, United States

    Instruments: vocals, guitar, slide guitar

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“Dust My Broom” by Elmore James

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