As he became an octogenarian, B.B. released the all-star album featuring Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler, Elton John, Van Morrison and many more.
Muddy was the first to record Willie Dixon's future blues classic 'I'm Ready,' on 1 September 1954.
When the Still Got The Blues album was released on 26 March 1990, it brought Irish guitar virtuoso Gary Moore to a new audience.
John Mayall and his band are continuing their extensive 2017 touring schedule, as plaudits mount for the blues godfather's new Talk About That album.
Phil, and his brother Leonard, founded Chess Records and provided the soundtrack to 1950s Black America
John Mayall, Elvin Bishop, the partners in Malaco Records and a Mamie Smith classic will be among the inductees into the Blues Hall of Fame for 2016.
The Blues are all about the individual; at one with their music & feelings, and no better does a guitarist who feels every nuance of the blues.