Memphis Minnie McCoy-Lawler was one of the most influential female blues musicians and guitarists of all time. She recorded for more than forty years. She was the biggest female blues singer from the early Depression through WWII.
Robert Johnson ~ the undisputed king of the Mississippi Delta blues singers and one of the most original and influential voices in American music. Robert was placed in position by Davis Fricke when he compiled his 100 greatest guitarists list.
The third ever published photo of Delta blues singer Robert Johnson, left, and musician Johnny Shines. There are many others who dispute it. The photo was found by classical guitarist Steven Schein. Robert Johnson is buried on Money Rd.