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I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
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The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock and Roll
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Muddy Waters Shuffle
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Champagne & Reefer
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Mannish Boy

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    Muddy Waters was the single most important artist to emerge in post-war American blues. A peerless singer, a gifted songwriter, an able guitarist, and leader of one of the strongest bands in the genre (which became a proving ground for a number of musicians who would become legends in their own right), Waters absorbed the influences of rural blues from the Deep South and moved them uptown, injecting his music with a fierce, electric energy and helping pioneer the Chicago Blues style that would come to dominate the music through the 1950s, ‘60s, and '70s. The depth of Waters' i... Read more

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