Home / Biography / Leroy Carr

Leroy Carr

Blues musician who also influenced the design of performers like T-Bone Walker and Ray Charles, forming strikes of his own like ‘How Long, How Long Blues.’ He taught himself piano in his teenage years and decreased out of college to produce a living playing music on the highway. His music was utilized by Count number Basie’s music group. He was created in Nashville, Tennessee. His track “How Very long, How Very long Blues” became a genre regular, included in everyone from Lou Rawls in 1962 to Eric Clapton thirty years later on.

Check Also

Rowland Hill

Reformer from the postal program and inventor from the initial postage stamp. He worked well …