ANNA LOU BLUES

Latest update on 17/04/2010

Artist: Tampa Red
Author: Hudson Whittaker
Label: Bluebird
Year: 1940

Georgia bluesman raised (by his grandmother) in Tampa, Florida.

Covers:

1949:

Robert Nighthawk [as Annie Lee Blues, his signature tune; R&B hit]

1950:

Muddy Waters [part of the lyrics in Louisiana Blues]

1958:

Big Jay McNeely [as Annie Lou]

1962:

Elmore James [as Anna Lee, the last single he witnessed; crediting himself]

1978:

Nighthawks [crediting Houston Stackhouse, Robert Nighthawk's mentor]

1990:

Ronnie Earl

1996:

Sean Costello

2000:

Honeyboy Edwards

2003:

Buddy Guy

Most of the time credited to Robert McCallum (alias Robert Nighthawk).

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