Top Professor Longhair Albums
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The Bach of Rock
The Bach of Rock
[2020]
Ball the Wall
Ball the Wall
[2017]
Meet Ya At Tipitina's
Meet Ya At Tipitina's
[2016]
Live in Chicago
Live in Chicago
[2016]
All Time Favorites: Professor Longhair
All Time Favorites: Professor Longhair
[2015]
The Legend Collection: Professor Longhair
The Legend Collection: Professor Longhair
[2014]
Your Birthday Present - Professor Longhair
Your Birthday Present - Professor Longhair
[2014]
The Treasury of Recorded Classics: Professor Longhair, Vol. 1
The Treasury of Recorded Classics: Professor Longhair, Vol. 1
[2013]
Rockin' Pneumonia
Rockin' Pneumonia
[2013]
Blues Legends pres. (feat. Boogie Brothers)
Blues Legends pres. (feat. Boogie Brothers)
[2011]
The Louisiana Sound of Professor Longhair
The Louisiana Sound of Professor Longhair
[2011]
Goin' to the Mardi Gras
Goin' to the Mardi Gras
[2010]
Alligator
Alligator
[2009]
Red Beans 'N' Rice
Red Beans 'N' Rice
[2009]
Live In Germany
Live In Germany
[2009]
Way Down In New Orleans
Way Down In New Orleans
[2009]
Bogalusa, USA
Bogalusa, USA
[2008]
The London Concert
The London Concert
[2008]
Ball the Wall! - Live At Tipitina's, 1978
Ball the Wall! - Live At Tipitina's, 1978
[2006]
Big Easy Strut - The Essential Professor Longhair
Big Easy Strut - The Essential Professor Longhair
[2006]
Blues Masters: Professor Longhair
Blues Masters: Professor Longhair
[2005]
House Party New Orleans Style
House Party New Orleans Style
[2003]
Rum and Coke
Rum and Coke
[2002]
Ball the Wall! : Live at Tipitina's 1978
Ball the Wall! : Live at Tipitina's 1978
[1999]
Ball the Wall!: Live at Tipitina's 1978
Ball the Wall!: Live at Tipitina's 1978
[1999]
Byrd Lives
Byrd Lives
[1998]
Go to the Mardi Gras
Go to the Mardi Gras
[1997]
Fess Gumbo
Fess Gumbo
[1996]
Rock 'n' Roll Gumbo (Maison de Blues Series)
Rock 'n' Roll Gumbo (Maison de Blues Series)
[1985]
Live on the Queen Mary
Live on the Queen Mary
[1978]
New Orleans Piano
New Orleans Piano
[1972]
Related Information for Professor Longhair
Henry Roeland "Roy" Byrd (December 19, 1918 – January 30, 1980), better known as Professor Longhair also known as "Fess", was a New Orleans rhythm & blues singer and pianist. Professor Longhair is noteworthy for having been active in two distinct periods, both in the heyday of early rhythm and blues, and in the resurgence of interest in traditional jazz after the founding of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.Professor Longhair was born on December 19, 1918 in Bogalusa, Louisiana. He made a living as a street hustler until he started to play piano seriously in his thirties. He taught himself how to play on a piano with missing keys so his style became distinct.He began his career in New O... read more