Buddy Guy

American blues guitarist and singer

George "Buddy" Guy (born July 30, 1936) is an American blues guitarist and singer. He worked with other musicians such as Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. He is known for his music such as Slipin' In and Feels Like Rain.

Buddy Guy
Guy in a 2008 performance
Guy in a 2008 performance
Background information
Birth nameGeorge Guy
Born (1936-07-30) July 30, 1936 (age 87)
Lettsworth, Louisiana, United States
OriginChicago, Illinois, United States
GenresChicago blues, electric blues
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter
InstrumentsGuitar, vocals
Years active1953–present
LabelsRCA, Cobra, Chess, Delmark, Silvertone, MCA, Atlantic, MPS, Charly, Zomba Music Group, Jive, Vanguard, JSP Records, Rhino Records, Purple Pyramid, Flyright, AIM Recording Co., Alligator Records, Blues Ball Records

Guy was born on July 30, 1936 in Lettsworth, Louisiana.[1] He was raised in Chicago, Illinois. He was married to Jennifer Guy from 1991 until they divorced in 2002.

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  1. "Buddy Guy". Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

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