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Bobby "Blue" Bland

50s 60s 70s 80s 90s 00s 10s
Born: 1/27/1930

Bobby "Blue" Bland
Wrote lyrics
Performed songs

Born in Rosemark, Tennessee.

In the late 1940s he sang in gospel group The Miniatures in Memphis, TN.  Member of legendary blues band Beale Streeters in 1949.  Was driver and valet for B.B. King in the early 50s.

Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in 1992.  In 1997 won Grammy's Lifetime Achievement Award.


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