Big Bill Broonzy

Da Big Bill Broonzy (boarn ois Lee Conley Bradley; * 26. Juni 1893 oda 1898 z Scott County, Mississippi; † 15. August 1958 z Chicago, Illinois) wor a amerikanischa Blues-Musikant und -Komponist.

Da Broonzy wor a exzellenta Gitarrspuia und hod iba 350 Stickln komponiad. 1980 is a in de Blues Hall of Fame afgnumma worn. Ea hod an groussn Einfluss auf Muddy Waters und Memphis Slim ghobt.

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  • 1927: Big Bill's Blues, Paramount
  • 1928: Down in the Basement Blues, Paramount
  • 1930: Station Blues, Paramount
  • 1931: Big Bill Blues, Champion
  • 1935: Take Your Hands Off Her, Bluebird
  • 1952: " Big Bill Broonzy A Paris", Vogue LD 605-30 Vol. 33
  • 1957: His Story, Folkways Records[1]
  • 1959: Blues with Big Bill Broonzy, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee, Folkways Records
  • 1989: Big Bill Broonzy Sings Folk Songs, Smithsonian Folkways
  • 2000: Trouble In Mind, Smithsonian Folkways


  • Big Bill Blues. William Broonzy's Story As Told To Yannick Bruynoghe (Autobiografie, 1955)
  • David Dicaire: Blues Singers (1999)
  • Bob Riesman: I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy. University of Chicago Press 2011


  1. Big Bill Broonzy Discography at Smithsonian Folkways

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