Sunday, May 22, 2011

Bo Diddley Jungle Music -The Blues Collection.

Ellas Otha Bates (December 30, 1928 – June 2, 2008), aka Bo Diddley, was an American R & B singer, songwriter and vocalist.

He was a big influence to Buddy Holly, Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, The Yardbirds, Eric Clapton.........etc.

His music is solid with hard driving rhythm.

He was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.
Received Lifetime Achievement Awards from the R & B Foundation.
A Grammy Award from the National Academy of Recording Arts & Science.

His trademark rectangular guitar is a feature in all his concerts.

This is a 18 tracks CD set.

1. The story of Bo Diddley 2. Down Home special 3. Little girl 4. Bo Diddley (1955) (video) 5. You don't love me 6. Diddy wah diddy 7. Pretty thing 8. Bring it to Jerome 9. Dancing girl 10. Who do you love 11. Crackin' up 12. I am looking for a woman 13. Cops and robbers 14. Nursery Rhymes 15. Hey ! Bi Diddley 16. You can't judge a book by it's cover 17. Before you accuse me 18. Say man.


Andy Young* said...

Thanks for visiting my blog. Do keep in touch.

I love Bo Diddley. There are books in our libraries about him and other pop singers.

Your blog is interesting and informative. Keep it going.

newd acid said...

Andy Young-welcome.