Blind John Davis

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Birthday
7, 1913
Birthplace
Hattiesburg, MS
Death Date
Oct 12, 1985 (71)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
7, 1913
Birthplace
Hattiesburg, MS
Death Date
Oct 12, 1985 (71)

About

Pianist and singer who specialized in blues, jazz, and boogie-woogie. He was a favored accompanist by the musicians of his day.

Before Fame

He worked with Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Boy Williamson I, Tampa Red, and Merline Johnson on several of their recordings between 1937 and 1942.

Trivia

He became known for A Little Every Day, No Mail Today, Everybody's Boogie, and many other solo recordings.

Family Life

His family moved to Chicago when he was two. It would be seven years after this move that he would go blind.

Associated With

He successfully recorded with Lonnie Johnson during the 1940s.