Junior Wells

    Junior Wells Radio

    • Junior Wells Radio

    Junior Wells

    Popular On

      Songs

      This artist doesn't have any tracks.

      About

      Biography

      He was one bad dude, strutting across the stage like a harp-toting gangster, mesmerizing the crowd with his tough-guy antics and rib-sticking Chicago blues attack. Amazingly, Junior Wells kept at precisely this sort of thing for over 40 years; he was an active performer from the dawn of the '50s until his death in the late '90s. Born in Memphis, Wells learned his earliest harp licks from another future legend, Little Junior Parker, before he came to Chicago at age 12. In 1950, t... Read more

      Chat About Junior Wells