Top Frank Stokes Albums
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Creator of the Memphis Blues
Creator of the Memphis Blues
[2005]
The Best of Frank Stokes
The Best of Frank Stokes
[2005]
The Victor Recordings (1928 - 1929)
The Victor Recordings (1928 - 1929)
[2000]
Related Information for Frank StokesFrank Stokes (January 1, 1888 – September 12, 1955) was a blues musician who is considered by many musicologists to be the father of the Memphis blues guitar style.He was born in Shelby County, Tennessee, in South Memphis’ largest vicinity Whitehaven, located two miles north of the Mississippi line. He was raised by his stepfather in Tutwiler, Mississippi, after the death of his parents. read more