Song Genres. All Genres. Blues 9. Song Styles. All Styles. Song Moods. All Moods. Song Themes. All Themes. Various Artists. Born McKinley Morganfield in Mississippi in , Waters first moved to Chicago in and settled there shortly afterward.
Like much of his audience, he was negotiating in these songs between the rural South — a place as myth-laden as oppressive — where he grew up, and a new, harder-edged urban life. Popular on Rolling Stone. Those were the three. They got royalties that were, I guess, as good as any at that time. I think one of the reasons for his success was that his music was really him. Mick Jagger We admired Muddy Waters and his music very much, and we played a lot of his songs in imitation of him.
He encouraged us a lot before we met him —— when we just listened to his records, we were encouraged. After we met him, when we came to the States in , he encouraged us. When Muddy Waters came to England in , he shocked the English public by coming out and playing electric guitars and electric basses and electric harmonicas. Instead of one sultry Negro man playing the blues —— which is what those English people paid for —— he came out with the band and made a deafening noise.
And they all walked out and asked for their money back. This was a famous tour. We had a lot of people down there. It was a very enjoyable evening, a very happy occasion, and we remember it with great joy. Keith Richards In England, we had no idea what was going on. We just got a few records here and there. But when I eventually got to hear Muddy Waters, in about or , it all fell into place for me.
He was the thing I was looking for, the thing that pulled it all in for me. He made it all explainable. He was like the code book. I was incredibly inspired by him as a musician. When I met him, I was even more inspired by him as a person. He was more than a guitar player, more than a singer, more than a writer. It was all him. Performing in Paris, Aristocrat Leroy Foster. Little Johnny Jones.
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