Charley Patton

    Charley Patton

    • Charley Patton
    Charley Patton

    Charley Patton

    • Charley Patton

    Charley Patton

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    Oh DeathCharley Patton
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    Shake It And Break It (But Don't Let It Fall Mama)Charley Patton
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    Screamin' And Hollerin' The BluesCharley Patton
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    Some These Days I'll Be GoneCharley Patton
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    Magnolia BluesCharley Patton

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        If the Delta country blues has a convenient source point, it would probably be Charley Patton, its first great star. His hoarse, impassioned singing style, fluid guitar playing, and unrelenting beat made him the original king of the Delta blues. Much more than your average itinerant musician, Patton was an acknowledged celebrity and a seminal influence on musicians throughout the Delta. Rather than bumming his way from town to town, Patton would be called up to play at plantatio... Read more

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