Buddy Guy
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1936-07-30
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Buddy Guy Biography (Wikipedia)

George "Buddy" Guy (born July 30, 1936) is an American blues guitarist and singer. He is an exponent of Chicago blues and has influenced guitarists including Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, Jeff Beck, John Mayer and Stevie Ray Vaughan. In the 1960s, Guy played with Muddy Waters as a house guitarist at Chess Records and began a musical partnership with the harmonica player Junior Wells.

Guy was ranked 30th in Rolling Stone magazine's 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. His song "Stone Crazy" was ranked 78th in Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Greatest Guitar Songs of All Time. Clapton once described him as "the best guitar player alive".

In 1999 Guy wrote the book, Damn Right I've Got the Blues, with Donald Wilcock.

Guy's autobiography, When I Left Home: My Story, was published in 2012.

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We're Ready (feat. Junior Wells)
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We're Ready (feat. Junior Wells)
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Everything's Gonna Be Alright - The Royal Albert Hall 1990
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Everything's Gonna Be Alright - The Royal Albert Hall 1990
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(Baby) You Got What It Takes
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(Baby) You Got What It Takes
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Damn I Got The Blues (Radio 1 Session, 10 May 1993 )
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Damn I Got The Blues (Radio 1 Session, 10 May 1993 )
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Damn Right, I've Got The Blues
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Damn Right, I've Got The Blues
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Flesh And Bone
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Flesh And Bone
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Chitlin Con Carne
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Chitlin Con Carne
Junior Wells' Chicago Blues Band
In The Wee Hours
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In The Wee Hours
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Ships on the Ocean
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Ships on the Ocean
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Hoodoo Man Blues
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Hoodoo Man Blues
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Snatch It Back and Hold It
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Snatch It Back and Hold It
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Dirty Mother For You (feat. Junior Wells)
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Dirty Mother For You (feat. Junior Wells)
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She's A Superstar (Radio 1, Andy Kershaw Session, 26 May 1992)
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She's A Superstar (Radio 1, Andy Kershaw Session, 26 May 1992)
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All That Makes Me Happy Is The Blues
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All That Makes Me Happy Is The Blues
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Stone Crazy
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Stone Crazy
Playlists featuring Buddy Guy
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