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  • The Blues Brothers is a 1980 comedy film featuring The Blues Brothers Band. Jake and Elwood Blues, two blues singers and petty criminals, must stage a
    10 KB (1,482 words) - 18:10, 10 January 2016
  • rhythm and blues. Soul [is] music that arose out of the black experience in America through the transmutation of gospel and rhythm & blues into a form
    3 KB (287 words) - 14:56, 29 September 2015
  • Billie Holiday (category Blues singers)
    really was. Ray Ellis in 1997 on Lady in Satin (1958) Lady Sings the Blues the 50th Anniversary Edition. By Billie Holiday, William Dufty. On Google
    8 KB (1,195 words) - 12:52, 5 June 2015
  • Aretha Franklin (category Blues singers)
    recordings and referred to as The Queen of Soul, Franklin is also adept at jazz, blues, R&B, gospel music, and rock. Speak your name And I'll feel a thrill.
    3 KB (386 words) - 20:44, 2 April 2015
  • Ray Charles (category Rhythm and blues)
    Show 15: The Soul Reformation, interview recorded 3.8.1968. Rhythm and blues used to be called race music. … This music was going on for years, but nobody
    11 KB (1,517 words) - 07:55, 11 September 2015
  • Jimi Hendrix (category Blues singers)
    only ones who stay in tune, anyway... Performance at Woodstock, 1969. Blues is easy to play, but hard to feel. As quoted in Crosstown Traffic (1989)
    19 KB (2,380 words) - 19:01, 14 April 2015
  • Blues Brothers 2000 is a 1998 musical-comedy film about a rhythm and blues band on a quest for redemption. It is a sequel to the 1980 film, The Blues
    7 KB (890 words) - 14:54, 15 December 2015
  • Janis Joplin (category Blues singers)
    if it ain’t free... And feeling good was easy, lord, when he sang the blues. You know feeling good was good enough for me, Good enough for me and
    5 KB (796 words) - 10:03, 17 November 2015
  • Jerry Lee Lewis (category Blues)
    Jerry Lee Lewis (born 29 September 1935) is a rock 'n' roll and country performer, most famous for his recordings of "Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On" (1957)
    2 KB (215 words) - 19:44, 2 April 2015
  • Patti Smith (category Blues rock)
    Patricia Lee Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter and poet. Americans just don't know what being a movie star's all about
    2 KB (225 words) - 07:10, 2 April 2015
  • Malvina Reynolds (category Blues singers)
    Reynolds (née Milder) (August 23, 1900 – March 17, 1978) was an American folk/blues singer-songwriter and political activist. Train whistle blowin', Makes
    2 KB (260 words) - 19:19, 5 August 2014
  • Mick Jagger (category Blues singers)
    Sir Michael Philip "Mick" Jagger (born 26 July 1943) is a Golden Globe and Grammy Award winning English singer, songwriter, occasional film producer and
    3 KB (399 words) - 14:58, 14 September 2015
  • Johnny Cash (category Rhythm and blues)
    wade in through the teardrops, You'll find me at the Home of the Blues. Home of the Blues, written by Johnny Cash, Douglas L. McAlphin, and Glenn Douglas
    10 KB (1,429 words) - 07:54, 11 September 2015
  • 1873 – March 28, 1958) was an African American blues composer, often known as "The Father of the Blues". I think America concedes that (true American
    1 KB (131 words) - 02:50, 2 November 2014
  • was an original cast member of Saturday Night Live, an originator of The Blues Brothers (with John Belushi) and Ghostbusters and has had a long career
    4 KB (496 words) - 14:32, 10 September 2015
  • Eric Clapton (category Blues singers)
    Eric Clapton (born 30 March 1945) is a British musician of blues, rock and jazz. Before going solo, he was with several bands, including the Yardbirds
    7 KB (1,099 words) - 20:44, 6 December 2015
  • Bob Dylan (category Blues)
    20th Century (2001) by John W. Whitehead Someone handed me Mexico City Blues in St. Paul [Minnesota] in 1959 and it blew my mind. It was the first poetry
    58 KB (8,378 words) - 18:26, 3 February 2016
  • Blues (1926). I've known rivers: Ancient, dusky rivers. My soul has grown deep like the rivers. "The Negro Speaks of Rivers," from The Weary Blues
    9 KB (1,370 words) - 02:53, 30 December 2015
  • The Rolling Stones (category Blues rock)
    instrumental in making blues a major part of rock and roll and of changing the international focus of blues culture, to the less sophisticated blues typified by
    24 KB (3,551 words) - 20:39, 4 June 2015
  • Varsity Blues is a 1999 film about a small town in Texas where high school football is a religion. The head coach is deified, as long as the team is winning
    7 KB (1,014 words) - 19:15, 14 October 2015

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