This Week in Blues History for January 27th

“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profile Guitar Slim, who hit the very top of the Billboard R&B charts with “The Things That I Used To Do,” this week in 1954.

 

2 Replies to “This Week in Blues History for January 27th”

    1. Just for the record (no pun intended!), Ray had already scored 3 top ten R&B hits for the Swing Time label when this session was being held. His career with Atlantic was just getting ready to take off…. and the rest (as they say), is history!

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