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Scrapper Blackwell (February 21, 1903 – October 7, 1962) was an American blues guitarist and singer.Best known as half of the guitar-piano duo he formed with Leroy Carr in the late 1920s and early 1930s, he was an acoustic single-note picker in the Chicago blues style, with some critics noting that he veered towards jazz.

Blackwell was born Francis Hillman Blackwell in Syracuse, North Carolina as one of the 16 children of…

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  • So, much blues. :D
  • He has so much blues that he borrowed some to legendary Robert Johnson. Compare Kokomo Blues to Sweet Home Chicago and you'll see!
  • This man... has the blues :D
  • check out the E2 Blues Band's "I paid for your coffin" if you like this music
  • more listeners doesn't make him better (or worse)
  • Yeah, that's right
  • this guy needs more listeners!

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