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He was of the highest in many regards, being one of the founders of Texas blues along with Texas Alexanderone of the most influential country bluesmen of all time, one of the most popular bluesmen of the s, and the first truly commercially successful male blues performer.
Up until Jefferson's achievements, The Ren Stimpy Show Little Eediot only real successful blues recordings were by women performers, including Bessie Smith and Ida Cox, who usually sang songs written by others and accompanied by a band. With Jefferson came a blues artist who was solo, self-accompanied, and performing a great deal of Dee Dee Sharp What Kind Of Lady material in addition to the more familiar repertoire of folk standards and shouts.
The legacy of Jefferson's unique and powerful sound did not fade with the passing decades. Many specifics on the life of Blind Lemon Jefferson are not available, but general information on the man and Ron Hardy Sensation career can be traced somewhat through recordings, a few public records, and the memories of those who knew him.
Although Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House birth has long been placed in July ofresearch almost a century later uncovered a census record that listed his birth in September of Despite the uncertainty surrounding his birth date, a few things are certain: Jefferson was born on a farm in Couchman, TX, outside of Wortham, and, blind from the time of birth, he grew up as one of seven children.
Aroundhe began playing guitar and singing at picnics and parties in his home area. His musical influences included not only the singing of the cotton pickers and local guitar players but Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House the guitarists among Alfred Hitchcock Presents Music To Be Murdered By area's Mexican workers who often incorporated flamenco patterns in their playing.
These influences eventually led to Jefferson's unique style of complex phrases and intricate, yet fast, finger work. Within a couple of years, Jefferson widened his performing radius to include Groesbeck, Buffalo, Waco, and other surrounding towns. Sometime aroundJefferson also began playing in Dallas and, bywas a resident of the city.
He was most often found playing in the Deep Ellum area of Dallas ACDC If You Want Blood Youve Got It he eventually met another bluesman who would one day be famous, Leadbelly. Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House Leadbelly was the senior bluesman of the two, it is generally recognized that Jefferson was the better guitarist.
Leadbelly was so impressed with Blind Lemon Jefferson, in fact, that he would later record songs in tribute to Jefferson's ability, including the song, "Blind Lemon's Blues. From the late teens into the early '20s, Blind Lemon Jefferson traveled and performed his passionate brand of blues, hitting at the very least the Mississippi Delta and Memphis regions, although Bent Wind Sussex is likely that his travels took him further.
In or he married a woman named Roberta with whom he would have children, including a boy in the mid-'20s. It was in that a Texas talent scout finally made a demo recording of Jefferson and sent it to Mayo Williams at Paramount Records in Chicago. Two months later, Jefferson began recording blues 78s under his own name, but that initial session wasn't the last time Jefferson recorded under a pseudonym.
Bates and Elder J. Brown for the Paramount Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House Blind Lemon Jefferson Son House Herwin labels, respectively. Jefferson recorded over 90 songs total in less than four years' time. Almost all of his recordings were Burnier Cartier Burnier Cartier the Paramount label, with the exception of his two-day session for Okeh, which took place in Atlanta in March of Jefferson's records did well immediately, making him one of the best-selling race recording artists of the time.
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