Top Peetie Wheatstraw Albums
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Reloaded
Reloaded
[2019]
The Best of Peetie Wheatstraw - The Devil's Son-In-Law
The Best of Peetie Wheatstraw - The Devil's Son-In-Law
[2014]
Police Station Blues (Remastered) - Single
Police Station Blues (Remastered) - Single
[2012]
Peetie Wheatstraw Vol. 3 1935-1936
Peetie Wheatstraw Vol. 3 1935-1936
[1994]
Related Information for Peetie Wheatstraw
Peetie Wheatstraw (December 21, 1902 – December 21, 1941) was the name adopted by singer William Bunch, a greatly influential figure among 1930s blues singers. Although the only known picture of Bunch shows him holding a National brand tricone resonator guitar, his primary instrument was the piano.Wheatstraw was born William Bunch in Ripley, Tennessee but grew up in Cotton Plant, Arkansas, where his family relocated soon after his birth. Little is known of his early life, other than that he took up playing both the piano and guitar at a young age.Bunch left Cotton Plant in 1927 and began living the life of an itinerant musician traveling throughout the Deep South. Like many African Americans of this time period, the great migration e... read more