Memphis Press-Scimitar newspaper morgue, Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
Muddy Waters was born McKinley Morganfield in Rolling Fork, Mississippi. Muddy's music helped kick off the electric blues era and rock n' roll. In May 1981, Muddy Waters and his band headlined the Beale Street Music Festival.
"Muddy Waters at the Beale Street Music Festival, 1981" (2021). Music. 12.
Memphis (Tenn.)--Music, Muddy Waters, 1915-1983, Blues (Music), Beale Street Music Festival