Johnson's influence

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Johnson's influence - The devil got his payoff when Johnson was a...
The devil got his payoff when Johnson was a mere 27 years old but in the last few years of his life, the young singer and guitarist from Hazelhurst, Miss., turned his abilities into a reputation that grew far beyond the rural southern byways he roamed in the 1920s and '30s. Nowadays, rock and blues guitarists from Keith Richards to Robert Cray credit Johnson as one of their greatest influences. Eric Clapton called him "the most important blues musician who ever lived."

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  1. Dayton Daily News,
  2. 19 Jan 1997, Sun,
  3. Main Edition,
  4. Page 43

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