A look at the life of the much-travelled, Philadelphia-born musician with the superior resumé.
Muddy was the first to record Willie Dixon's future blues classic 'I'm Ready,' on 1 September 1954.
The band announce their US tour with Ed Sheeran on the same day their new album 'Wildness' - their first in seven years - is released.
Snow Patrol premiere the video for 'What If This Is All The Love You Ever Get?', directed by Brett Simon, taken from their new album 'Wildness'.
Roger Daltrey of The Who has been named as the 25th recipient of the Music Industry Trusts Award for his contributions to music and charity.
Guitar maestro George Benson is completing his latest South African tour before heading to the UK to begin European dates at Hampton Court Palace Festival.
Italian superstar Zucchero's Black Cat will feature guest appearances on two tracks by Mark Knopfler and writing collaborations with Bono & Elvis Costello.
Rico Rodriguez, the esteemed trombone player who was a member of the Specials and Jools Holland’s Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, has died at the age of 80.