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Memphis Minnie and Kansas Joe McCoy. 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, which was unheard of for any woman in show business at the time. She was the biggest female blues singer from the early Depression thru WWII.

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

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.

Robert Johnson with Johnny Shines

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.

Mississippi" Fred McDowell born in 1904, did not own a guitar until 1940. (Source: The Encyclopedia of Jazz & Blues by Keith Shadwick

Mississippi Fred McDowell and his wife, Annie Mae. McDowell did the original version of "Ya Gotta Move" which was a hit for the Stones and taught Bonnie Raitt to play slide guitar.

Sonny Boy Williamson (II) & Muddy Waters © George Adins

Sonny Boy Williamson and Muddy Waters