Sonny Boy Williamson II
Sonny Boy Williamson II was a famous blues harmonica player and singer.
Summary quotation from Wikipedia: Willie Sonny Boy Williamson (possibly December 5, 1912 May 25, 1965) was an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter, from Mississippi. He is acknowledged as one of the most charismatic and influential blues musicians, with considerable prowess on the harmonica and highly creative songwriting skills. He recorded successfully in the 1950s and 1960s, and had a direct influence on later blues and rock performers. He should not be confused with another leading blues performer, John Lee Sonny Boy Williamson, who died in 1948 from Wikipedia (the Wikipedia:Text of Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License applies to Wikipedias block of text, along with any alterations, transformations, and/or building upon Wikipedias original text that BluesinPublic applied to this block of text)
Stage name: Sonny Boy Williamson II
Birth name: Alex Miller
Birthday: December 5, 1912 (uncertain), in Tallahatchie County, Mississippi, United States
Death: May 25, 1965 (aged 53) in Helena, Arkansas, United States
Instruments: harmonica, vocals
selected blues discography:
Good Morning Little Schoolgirl by Sonny Boy Williamson
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