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Long a favorite with rockers was Bo Diddley who made his first recording, 'Bo Diddley', in 1955, and became one of the early icons of rock & roll. (Buddy Holly also did a version of 'Bo Diddly' in 1963, included below but to lend a taste of the next decade of American rock and roll. Also below is 'The Story Of Bo Diddley' by Eric Burden and the Animals in 1966, but to touch upon the British invasion that would become major to rock and roll.) Diddley's release, below, of 'Sixteen Tons' in…

Ellas Otha Bates (December 1928 – June known by his stage name Bo Diddley. If I played the guitar that’s how I would play it.

Great photo of Al Green, one of my favorite soul singers. He wasn't on Stax but I still consider him to have had that Memphis sound. Y'all gon make me put on some Al Green right now!

zzzze: “Lynn Goldsmith Al Green, NYC 1972 Photograph: Black and White Type: Archival Digital Print ”