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  1. May 08,  · It was in Robinsonville, Mississippi, and year-old Robert Johnson, an aspiring blues musician, was hanging out at a juke joint where Delta blues legends Son House and Willie Brown were playing to a packed house. Between sets, Johnson dared to pick up one of the musicians' guitars and play his own stuff, but the crowd wasn't having it.
  2. Robert Johnson’s song “Me and the Devil Blues” tells the story of the Devil coming to collect the narrator’s soul. Much speculation surrounds the meaning of this song, and most of it.
  3. The album would become influential, especially on the nascent British blues movement; Eric Clapton has called Johnson "the most important blues singer that ever lived." [1] [2] Musicians such as Bob Dylan, Keith Richards, and Robert Plant have cited both Johnson's lyrics and musicianship as key influences on their own work.
  4. 89 rows · Find Robert Johnson discography, albums and singles on AllMusic AllMusic. New .
  5. "Me and the Devil Blues" is a blues song by Robert Johnson. It tells the story of the singer's waking up one morning to the devil knocking on the door, telling him that "it's time to go". The lyrics concluded with the lines "You may bury my body down by the highway side" / "So my old evil spirit can catch a Greyhound bus and ride.".
  6. Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE (born 30 March ), is an English rock and blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of The Yardbirds and of unofalmysotperptatetavithymisp.coinfon has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time.
  7. Robert Johnson, Category: Artist, Albums: The Centennial Collection, King Of The Delta Blues Singers, King Of The Delta Blues, King Of The Delta Blues Singers (Volume 2), Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: Robert Johnson, Top Tracks: Cross Road Blues, Me and the Devil Blues, Cross Road Blues - Take 1, Sweet Home Chicago, Come On In My Kitchen, Biography: If the blues has a truly mythic .
  8. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Digisleeve CD release of Me And Mr Johnson on Discogs. Label: Reprise Records - ,Duck Records (2) - • Format: CD Album Digisleeve • Country: US • Genre: Rock, Blues • Style: Blues Rock4/5(46).
  9. Me and the Devil Blues Lyrics: Early this morning you knocked upon my door / Early this morning you knocked upon my door / And I said, "Hello Satan, I believe it's time to go" / Me and the devil.

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