Robert Johnson, from a photo booth.  One of only two undisputed photographs of the Delta blues master.  The other is a studio shot of him smiling, seated with a hat on.  There are no film clips of Johnson known to exist.

Robert Johnson, from a photo booth. One of only two undisputed photographs of the Delta blues master. The other is a studio shot of him smiling, seated with a hat on. There are no film clips of Johnson known to exist.

three photographs of robert johnson | Robert Johnson Pictures (4 of 10) – Last.fm

Robert Jonhson - did he really meet the devil at a crossroad in Mississippi? One of the most influential musicians in history.he's known as the father of both "the blues" and "rock and roll.

Legends of the Blues by William Stout

motherjones: “ Lunch break: William Stout’s 100 Cartoon Portraits of Legendary Blues Artists. If you want more Robert Johnson, check out our story, Crossroads.

Robert Johnson. (Robert Johnson Estate/Hulton Archive/Getty Images/Rolling Stone)

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The first time I ever heard Robert Johnson's music, my mind was blown! His music gives me goosebumps!

Gary Kelley - from "Black Cat Bone: The Life of Blues Legend Robert Johnson" -  Monotype - 2006

per prior pinner: Gary Kelley - from "Black Cat Bone: The Life of Blues Legend Robert Johnson" - Monotype - 2006

Death Letter Blues- Son House Son House was one of the last of the old school Mississippi delta blues singers. Son's music had a big influence on both Robert Johnson and Muddy Waters who both came from that rural area near Clarksdale Mississippi where Son House frequently performed at picnics, juke joints and roadhouses.

Death Letter Blues- Son House Son House was one of the last of the old school Mississippi delta blues singers. Son's music had a big influence on both Robert Johnson and Muddy Waters who both came from that rural area near Clarksdale Mississippi where Son

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