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Chester Arthur Burnett (June 10, 1910 in White Station, Mississippi, United States – January 10, 1976 in Hines, Illinois, United States), known as Howlin' Wolf, was an influential American singer, guitarist and harmonica player.

With a booming voice and looming physical presence, Burnett is commonly ranked among the leading performers in electric blues; musician and critic Cub Koda declared, "no one could match Howlin' Wolf for the singular ability to rock the house down to the foundation while simultaneously scaring… read more

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  • "that spoon-that spoon-that spoon..." almost die about it
  • One of my fave bluesmen!
  • One of the greatest, without question.
  • Best blues musician. Saddens me that a lot of older people don't even know who he is. He obviously inspired a lot of great artists like Tom Waits, not sure how you could not know Chester. Although I will admit I had no clue he existed until Swans made a song called Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett).
  • HE'S AMAZIN BLUESMAN IS GREAT
  • Fantástico!!
  • Gênio!!!
  • Até agora estou me perguntando como fui demorar tanto para ouvir essa maravilha.
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LGhFJYliMwU NPR Desk Submission. :) Like and Share please. :)
  • the wolf gets me through hard times

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