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Cedric Burnside guests.

Jools' guest is Grammy nominated singer Cedric Burnside - grandson of blues legend R.L. Burnside - who plays one of his grandfather's most famous songs with the band.

The Grammy nominated bluesman Cedric Burnside joins Jools and the band, singing live and picking some of his favourite records.

Cedric - whose most recent CD "Benton County Relic" was nominated as Best Blues Album at the 2019 Grammy Awards - is steeped in blues heritage. His grandfather was the legendary R.L. Burnside, one of the architects of North Mississippi style of blues, and from the age of 12 Cedric played drums in his band.

57 minutes

Last on

Sun 21 Apr 2019 23:00

Music Played

  • Bobby “Blue” Bland

    Turn Your Love Light On

    • Bobby Blue Bland.
    • Big 3.
    • 1.
  • Ruth Brown

    Tears Keep Tumbling Down

    • Whole Lotta Shellac Goin' On.
    • Shellac.
    • 23.
  • Charlie Rich

    Why Oh Why

    • Too Many Teardrops.
    • Ace.
    • 6.
  • Cora Martin & Sallie Martin Singers

    One Of These Mornings

    • Throw Out The Lifeline. The Sallie Martin Singers/Cora Martin.
    • Speciality.
    • 11.
  • Bob Marley


    • Studio One Freedom Sounds.
    • Soul Jazz Records.
    • 1.
  • Frank Sinatra

    A Lovely Way To Spend An Evening

    • Columbia.
  • Cedric Burnside

    Please Tell Me Baby

    • Benton County Relic.
    • Single Lock Records.
    • 3.
  • R.L. Burnside

    Mellow Peaches

    • Hill Country Blues.
    • Fat Possum Records.
    • 1.
  • Muddy Waters

    I Feel Like Going Home

    • I Can't Be Satisfied / I Feel Like Going Home.
    • The Aristocrat Of Records.
    • 1.
  • Cedric Burnside & Jools Holland & Band

    Skinny Woman

  • Junior Kimbrough

    Meet Me In The City

    • You Better Run : The Essential Junior Kimbrough.
    • Fat Possum Records.
    • 3.
  • Cedric Burnside

    Death Bell Blues

    • Benton County Relic.
    • Single Lock Records.
    • 2.


Meet the band

Meet the band

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