Robert Johnson was an influential Mississippi blues singer and songwriter who supposedly sold his soul to Satan "at the crossroads" in exchange for his remarkable talent on the guitar. Born and raised in Mississippi, Robert Johnson started playi...
Name at Birth:
May 8, 1911,
August 16, 1938
Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911 – August 16, 1938) was an American blues
singer-songwriter and musician. His landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937 ...
That boy-child was Robert Johnson, an itinerant blues singer and guitarist who
lived from 1911 to 1938. He recorded 29 songs between 1936 and '37 for the ...
On November 23, 1936, Robert Johnson recorded his songs for the first time in
San Antonio, Texas. This first of two sessions was unceremoniously squeezed ...
Even casual blues fans know the name of Robert Johnson
, and thanks to the re-retelling of the story over the course of decades, many know the tale of Johnson
allegedly making a deal with the devil at the crossroads outside of Clarksdale, Mississippi to acquire his incre... More »
Apr 13, 2007 ... +CJ Sesh Robert Johnson was unemployed, owned a guitar and .... They say
Robert Johnson sold his soul to the Devil. and when he died from ...
According to legend, Robert Johnson made a deal with the devil in exchange for
his profound talents as a blues musician. Learn more at Biography.com.
Johnson is the undisputed king of the Mississippi Delta blues singers and one of
the most original and influential voices in American music. He.
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Towering figure of the Delta blues, whose high,…
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Chicago & more. There are several artists by the name Robert Johnson (listed as