RL Burnside

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Birthday
23, 1926
Birthplace
Harmontown, MS
Death Date
Sep 1, 2005 (78)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
23, 1926
Birthplace
Harmontown, MS
Death Date
Sep 1, 2005 (78)

About

Blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter who recorded with Jon Spencer in the 1990s, becoming famous for his crossover work.

Before Fame

He supported himself as a fisherman and a share cropper for much of his life.

Trivia

His extended family is full of bluesmen.

Family Life

He was survived by his wife Alice.

Associated With

John Lee Hooker was his biggest musical influence.