Buddy Guy

Buddy Guy

 

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George "Buddy" Guy (born July 30, 1936)[2] is an American blues guitarist and singer. He is an exponent of Chicago blues and has influenced eminent guitarists including Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jeff Beck and John Mayer. In the 1960s, Guy played with Muddy Waters as a house guitarist at Chess Records and began a musical partnership with the harmonica player Junior Wells.

Guy was ranked 30th in Rolling Stone magazine's "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".[3] His song "Stone Crazy" was ranked 78th in the Rolling Stone list of the "100 Greatest Guitar Songs of All Time".[4] Clapton once described him as "the best guitar player alive".[5]

In 1999 Guy wrote the book Damn Right I've Got the Blues, with Donald Wilcock.[6] Guy's autobiography, When I Left Home: My Story, was published in 2012.[7].

Labels

Highlights10

Born to Play Guitar
 
Born to Play Guitar is the 17th studio album from blues guitarist Buddy Guy, released in 2015.
Rhythm & Blues
 
Rhythm & Blues is the 16th studio album by American blues musician Buddy Guy.
Living Proof
 
Living Proof is Buddy Guy's 15th studio album.
Skin Deep
 
Skin Deep is the 14th studio album by blues musician Buddy Guy, released in 2008.

Photos - Buddy Guy1000

People Recently Photographed with Buddy Guy8

Popular Albums45

Album Appearances & References21

Popular Songs5

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References2

TV Shows2

Collaborators & Influencers19

Other Music-Related Relationships16

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships3

Awards & Nominations5

Events4

You May Also Be Interested In28

Videos8

Spotify - Albums & Singles418

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On17

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Concerts32

Mystic Lake Casino Hotel
Prior Lake, United States
December 30, 2017
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 4, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 5, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 6, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 7, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 11, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 12, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 13, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 14, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 18, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 19, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 20, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 21, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 25, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 26, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 27, 2018
Buddy Guy's Legends
Chicago, United States
January 28, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 4, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 5, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 6, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 7, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 8, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 9, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 10, 2018
Legendary Rhythm and Blues Cruise
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 11, 2018
Chandler Center for the Arts
Chandler, United States
March 9, 2018
BlueWater Resort Amphitheatre
Parker, United States
March 10, 2018
Paramount Theatre-Oakland
Oakland, United States
March 17, 2018
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Santa Rosa, United States
March 18, 2018
Rialto Square Theatre
Joliet, United States
March 31, 2018
The Florida Theatre
Jacksonville, United States
April 5, 2018
Massey Hall
Toronto, Canada
April 14, 2018

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