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.

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Album Appearances & References22

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 & Singles406


Spotify - Appears On18


Spotify - Top Tracks10


Upcoming Concerts25

Hoyt Sherman Place
Des Moines, United States
June 14, 2018
Knuckleheads Saloon
Kansas City, United States
June 15, 2018
Cotillion Ballroom
Wichita, United States
June 17, 2018
Pikes Peak Center
Colorado Springs, United States
June 19, 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
Ilani Casino Resort
Ridgefield, United States
June 24, 2018
Big Top Chautauqua
Washburn, United States
June 29, 2018
Milwaukee, United States
June 30, 2018
Ravinia Festival - Pavilion
Highland Park, United States
July 8, 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
South Shore Music Circus
Cohasset, United States
July 27, 2018
The Mountain Winery
Saratoga, United States
August 15, 2018
Richmond, United States
September 6, 2018
Rock Legends Cruise VII
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 14, 2019
Rock Legends Cruise VII
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 15, 2019
Rock Legends Cruise VII
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 16, 2019
Rock Legends Cruise VII
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 17, 2019
Rock Legends Cruise VII
Fort Lauderdale, United States
February 18, 2019

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