Buddy Guy

Buddy Guy



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]



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 Guy269

People Recently Photographed with Buddy Guy8

Popular Albums45

Album Appearances & References21

Popular Songs5

Song Appearances & References3

Live Album Appearances & References1

TV Shows2

Collaborators & Influencers21

Other Music-Related Relationships16

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships3

Awards & Nominations5


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Spotify - Albums & Singles418


Spotify - Appears On18


Spotify - Top Tracks10


Upcoming Concerts52

Chandler Center for the Arts
Chandler, United States
March 9, 2018
BlueWater Resort Amphitheatre
Parker, United States
March 10, 2018
The Novo by Microsoft
Los Angeles, United States
March 11, 2018
California Center for the Arts
Escondido, United States
March 12, 2018
Musco Center for the Arts
Orange, United States
March 14, 2018
Granada Theatre
Santa Barbara, United States
March 16, 2018
Paramount Theatre-Oakland
Oakland, United States
March 17, 2018
Luther Burbank Center for the Arts
Santa Rosa, United States
March 18, 2018
CSU Chico
Chico, United States
March 20, 2018
Crest Theatre
Sacramento, United States
March 22, 2018
Silver Legacy Casino
Reno, United States
March 23, 2018
Star Of The Desert Arena at Primm Valley Resorts
Primm, United States
March 24, 2018
Eccles Theater
Salt Lake City, United States
March 26, 2018
Belly Up Aspen
Aspen, United States
March 27, 2018
Paramount Theatre
Denver, United States
March 28, 2018
Deadwood Mountain Grand
Deadwood, United States
March 30, 2018
Rialto Square Theatre
Joliet, United States
March 31, 2018
Florida Theatre Jacksonville
Jacksonville, United States
April 5, 2018
House of Blues Orlando
Lake Buena Vista, United States
April 6, 2018
Tampa Bay Blues Fest
Largo, United States
April 7, 2018
Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center
Ft Lauderdale, United States
April 8, 2018
Taft Theatre
Cincinnati, United States
April 11, 2018
Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park Hard Rock Live
Northfield, United States
April 12, 2018
The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor
Windsor, Canada
April 13, 2018
Massey Hall
Toronto, Canada
April 14, 2018
B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
New York, United States
April 17, 2018
B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
New York, United States
April 18, 2018
Philadelphia, United States
April 20, 2018
The Event Center at Hollywood Casino
Charles Town, United States
April 21, 2018
The Warehouse
Fairfield, United States
April 22, 2018
The Palace Theatre in Greensburg, PA
Greensburg, United States
April 24, 2018
Cabot Theatre
Beverly, United States
April 26, 2018
The Wellmont Theater
Montclair, United States
April 27, 2018
NYCB Theatre at Westbury
Wesbury, United States
April 28, 2018
Golden Nugget Casino
Lake Charles, United States
May 4, 2018
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
New Orleans, United States
May 6, 2018
Greenfield Lake Amphitheater
Wilmington, United States
May 9, 2018
Wolf Creek Amphitheater
Atlanta, United States
May 11, 2018
Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
Grand Prairie, United States
May 13, 2018
Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center
Midland, United States
May 16, 2018
Austin City Limits Live at the Moody Theater
Austin, United States
May 17, 2018
Majestic Theatre San Antonio
San Antonio, United States
May 18, 2018
Knuckleheads Saloon
Kansas City, United States
June 15, 2018
Morrison Center for the Performing Arts
Boise, United States
June 21, 2018
Martin Woldson Theatre at the Fox
Spokane, United States
June 22, 2018
Moore Theatre
Seattle, United States
June 23, 2018
The Rose Music Center at The Heights
Huber Heights, United States
July 11, 2018
Centennial Terrace
Toledo, United States
July 15, 2018
Schermerhorn Symphony Center
Nashville, United States
July 17, 2018
Union Bank & Trust Pavilion
Portsmouth, United States
July 21, 2018
Paramount Theatre
Asbury Park, United States
July 22, 2018
Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom
Hampton Beach, United States
July 26, 2018

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