Mississippi, United States (1914 – 1994)
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||Five Long Years - Live||
|5||Play on youtube||Five Long Years||
|6||Third Degree - Single Version||
|7||Just The Blues - Remastered 2005||
|8||Play on youtube||24 Hours||
|10||Play on youtube||Chicago is just that way||
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