- Name: Robert Johnson
- Born: 05/08/1911
- Died: 08/16/1938 (27 years old)
- Occupation: Musician, singer, songwriter
Robert Leroy Johnson (May 8, 1911? August 16, 1938) was an American blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter. His landmark recordings in 1936 and 1937 display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that has influenced later generations of musicians. He is now recognized as a master of the blues, particularly the Delta blues style.
Birth Name: Robert Leroy Johnson
Alias: Robert Leroy Johnson
Genre: Delta blues
Birth Place: Hazlehurst, Mississippi, U.S.
Death Place: Greenwood, Mississippi, U.S.
Robert Johnson quotes :
Nothing will see us through the age we're entering but high consciousness, and that comes hard. We don't have a good, modern myth yet, and we need one.Robert Johnson