24 electric cuts from 1953 to 1961
by the king of chicago blues
American blues guitarist, singer and composer
Born 4 April 1913, Rolling Fork, Mississippi, USA.
Died 30 April 1983, Westmont, Illinois, USA.
Father of Mud Morganfield, Big Bill Morganfield, and Joseph ‘Mojo’ Morganfield (died Dec 10, 2020, aged 56).
Considered by many to be a founder of the modern Chicago Blues style. A powerful inspiration in the emergence of the electric blues oriented groups in the UK during the 60s.
He became the most prominent interpreter of the electric blues.
On Morganfield's marriage license & musician's Union Card he indicates the year of his birth as 1913. His place of birth was, in fact, in Issaquena County near Rolling Fork. However, his gravestone remains dated as 1915.
Morganfield was inducted into the 'Rock And Roll Hall of Fame' in 1987 (Performer).
Turn The Lamp Down Low (Baby Please Dont Go)
Blow Wind Blow
Im Your Hoochie Coochie Man
I Just Want To Make Love To You
I Want To Be Loved
Young Fashioned Ways
Trouble No More
Forty Days And Forty Nights
Diamonds At Your Feet
Got My Mojo Working
Shes Nineteen Years Old
Close To You
Walking Thru The Park
I'm Your Doctor
Tiger In Your Tank
Got My Mojo Working Part 2 (Live)
Lonesome Road Blues
Messin With The Man