Edward Riley Boyd (November 25, 1914 – July 13, 1994) was an American blues piano player, born on Stovall's Plantation near Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States.
Boyd moved to the Beale Street district of Memphis, Tennessee in 1936 where he played piano and guitar with his group, the Dixie Rhythm Boys. Boyd followed the great migration northward to the factories of Chicago, Illinois in 1941.
He wrote and recorded the hit songs "Five Long Years" (1952), "24 Hours" (1953), and the "Third… read more
|1||Play on spotify||Five Long Years||13,423 listeners|
|2||Play on spotify||Third Degree||13,349 listeners|
|3||Play on spotify||24 Hours||10,406 listeners|
|4||Play on spotify||Come On Home||6,510 listeners|
|5||Play on spotify||Hard Time Gettin' Started||3,846 listeners|
|6||Play on spotify||Twenty-Four Hours||3,362 listeners|
|7||Play on spotify||The Big Boat||2,590 listeners|
|8||Play on spotify||Just A Fool||2,070 listeners|
|9||Play on spotify||Cool Kind Treatment||1,959 listeners|
|10||Play on spotify||Blue Coat Man||1,521 listeners|