Top Robert Nighthawk Albums
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Collection 1937 - 52
Collection 1937 - 52
[2018]
Prowling With the Nighthawk
Prowling With the Nighthawk
[2004]
Live On Maxwell Street 1964
Live On Maxwell Street 1964
[2000]
Bricks in My Pillow
Bricks in My Pillow
[1998]
Related Information for Robert Nighthawk
Robert Lee McCollum (30 November 1909–5 November 1967) was an American bluesman who played and recorded under the names Robert Lee McCoy and Robert Nighthawk.Born in Helena, Arkansas, he left home at an early age to become a busking musician, and after a period wandering through southern Mississippi settled for a time in Memphis, Tennessee. There he played with local orchestras and musicians, such as the Memphis Jug Band. A particular influence was Houston Stackhouse, from whom he learnt to play slide guitar, and with whom he appeared on the radio in Jackson, Mississippi.After further travels through Mississippi, he found it advisable to take his mother's name, and as Robert Lee McCoy he moved to St. Louis, Missouri. Local music... read more