Self-taught Grammy Award-winning blues musician and songwriter who mastered your guitar, banjo, piano, and harmonica, to mention several. He began focusing on a Massachusetts dairy products plantation when he was 16. He was created Henry Saint Clair Fredericks, but started using Taj Mahal in the past due fifties/early sixties, after he previously dreams about public tolerance, Gandhi, and India. He was created right into a musical family members where his dad was a piano participant and a Western world Indian jazz arranger and his mom sang in the neighborhood gospel choir. He caused many prominent music artists, including documenting with Eric Clapton and Etta Adam.