Charley Patton

Charley Patton

Charley Patton

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  • Two of a Kind
  • April 2022
  • 8 Songs

Top Songs

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Oh Death
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Where Was Eve Sleeping?
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High Sheriff Blues
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Hang It On The Wall
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Mississippi Bo Weavil Blues

Albums

  • Emotionless Ride

    Oct 2021 • 9 songs

  • I Kill Monsters

    Apr 2021 • 8 songs

  • Charley Patton

    Oct 2020 • 27 songs

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Charley Patton

Biography

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 plantation dances, juke joints, and the like. He'd pack them in like sardines everywhere he went, and the emo...
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