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Top Blind Willie Johnson Albums
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His Greatest Recordings
His Greatest Recordings
[2019]
American Epic: Blind Willie Johnson
American Epic: Blind Willie Johnson
[2017]
Growlin' the Blues
Growlin' the Blues
[2015]
The Essential Blind Willie Johnson
The Essential Blind Willie Johnson
[2013]
Rough Guide To Blind Willie Johnson
Rough Guide To Blind Willie Johnson
[2013]
Blind Willie Johnson: The Extended Play Collection - EP
Blind Willie Johnson: The Extended Play Collection - EP
[2013]
Blind Willie Johnson (The Big Blues Collection)
Blind Willie Johnson (The Big Blues Collection)
[2012]
Blind Willie Johnson, Vol. 1 (1927-1929)
Blind Willie Johnson, Vol. 1 (1927-1929)
[2011]
Complete Recorded Titles, Vol. 2 (11th December 1929 to 20th April 1930)
Complete Recorded Titles, Vol. 2 (11th December 1929 to 20th April 1930)
[2011]
Jesus Make Up My Dying Bed
Jesus Make Up My Dying Bed
[2011]
The Soul of a Man
The Soul of a Man
[2003]
Dark Was the Night
Dark Was the Night
[1998]
The Complete Blind Willie Johnson
The Complete Blind Willie Johnson
[1993]
Sweeter As the Years Go By
Sweeter As the Years Go By
[1991]
Praise God I'm Satisfied
Praise God I'm Satisfied
[1989]
Related Information for Blind Willie Johnson
Blind Willie Johnson (January 22, 1897 – September 18, 1945) was a gospel blues singer, guitarist and songwriterWhile the lyrics of his songs were usually religious, his music drew from both sacred and blues traditionsIt is characterized by his slide guitar accompaniment and tenor voice, and his frequent use of a lower-register 'growl' or false bass voice.According to his death certificate, Johnson was born in 1897 near Brenham, Texas(Earlier, Temple, Texas had been suggested as his birthplace.) When he was five, he told his father he wanted to be a preacher and then made a cigar box guitar for himselfHis mother died when he was young, and his father remarried soon after her death.Johnson was not born blindAlthough it is no... read more