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Walking to New Orleans : remembering Chuck Berry and Fats Domino

George Benson (performer), Chuck Berry (based on the work of), Fats Domino (based on the work of)
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Walking to New Orleans : remembering Chuck Berry and Fats Domino

George Benson (performer), Chuck Berry (based on the work of), Fats Domino (based on the work of)
Title
Walking to New Orleans : remembering Chuck Berry and Fats Domino
Performer
George Benson  (gitaar;zang)
Based on the work of
Chuck Berry 1926-2017 Fats Domino 1928-2017
Publisher
Provogue, 2019
1 cd
Playing time
00:37:26
EAN
0819873018650
CDR
HDX12556
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 7 times in Flemish libraries

About George Benson

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George Washington Benson (born March 22, 1943) is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He began his professional career at the age of 21 as a jazz guitarist.

A former child prodigy, Benson first came to prominence in the 1960s, playing soul jazz with Jack McDuff and others. He then launched a successful solo career, alternating between jazz, pop, R&B singing, and scat singing. His album Breezin' was certified triple-platinum, hitting no. 1 on the Billboard album chart in 1976. His concerts were well attended through the 1980s, and he still has a large following. Benson has been honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Biography

Early career

Benson was born and raised in the Hill District in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. At the age of seven, he first played the ukulele in a corner drug store, for which he was paid a few dollars. At the age of eight,…Read more on Wikipedia

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