Musician who all gained identification for composing the much-covered Honky Tonk Teach Blues as well as for his boogie-woogie design. His documenting debut emerged in 1927 when he laid down Honky Tonk Teach Blues for Paramount Information. He frequently performed with Albert Ammons and Pete Johnson after get together them on the historical 1938 From Spirituals to Golf swing concert at Carnegie Hall. His family members inspired his musical advancement while he was youthful, and he frequently cited pianist Jimmy Yancey as his principal impact. He was the pianist at Nick’s Club in the 1946 film It’s an excellent Life starring Adam Stewart as George Bailey.