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Rest in Peace, Willie...

This man was a living legend. Now he is truly a blues legend. On March 8, 2009 he passed on to the Promised Land. He was a friend to me and mine, and to many around the world. This album is a classic. Buy it and support this man's legacy. He was one of a kind. "Willie's Testament" is a must-have, it is a monologue in which he tells about his blues philosophy. The whole album is beautiful, wonderful blues magic from a true master. "I Am The Blues" is my personal favorite. Buy it and soak up the blues vibe from this kind hearted saint of a man. His music was his soul, his life. He will be sorely missed by all of us in Macon and all his friends, family, and fans worldwide. Thank you, and God bless you, Mr. King. -James Stevens

Biography

Born: March 8, 1943 in Prairie Point, MS

Genre: Blues

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

While he's only come to a national audience in recent years, Alabama-based bluesman Willie King sets himself apart from many of today's modern bluesmen and blueswomen by his insistence on addressing topical and political issues in his songwriting. But in reality, the blues has a long tradition of protest songs or other songs written to bring about societal change. King's 2001 debut for the Rooster Blues label, Freedom Creek, with his band, the Liberators, opens with "Second Coming," a song about...
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