T-Bone Walker



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Aaron Thibeaux "T-Bone" Walker (May 28, 1910 – March 16, 1975) was a critically acclaimed American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, who was an influential pioneer and innovator of the jump blues and electric blues sound. In 2003, Rolling Stone magazine ranked him at number 47 on their list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time". On Rolling Stone′s 2011 list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time" Walker had dropped to number 67.

T-Bone Walker, né Aaron Thibeaux Walker was born in Linden, Texas, of African-American and Cherokee descent. Walker's parents, Movelia Jimerson and Rance Walker, were both musicians. His stepfather, Marco Washington, taught him to play the guitar, ukulele, banjo, violin, mandolin, and piano.

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The Best Of The Blues The Best Of The… 
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Virgin Records
Apr 2011 (31 Tracks)
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