Singer

Muddy Waters

  • Apr 04, 1913 - Apr 30, 1983 (age 70)
  • 5' 9" (1.75 m)
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2017
The Chicago Super Blues Revisited: Singles As & Bs 1961-1962
AlbumMar 24, 2017

The Chicago Super Blues Revisited: Sin…

The Chicago Super Blues Revisited: Singles As & Bs …
The Chicago Super Blues Revisited: Singles As & Bs 1961-1962 released.
Essential Original Albums
AlbumJan 13, 2017

Essential Original Albums

Essential Original Albums released.
2014
SongAug 12, 2014

Rollin' Stone
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SongApr 15, 2014

I Can't Be Satisfied (Looking for My Baby)
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Soon Forgotten
AlbumFeb 4, 2014

Soon Forgotten

Soon Forgotten released.
2013
Got My Mojo Working: Best of Muddy Waters
AlbumMar 5, 2013

Got My Mojo Working: Best of Muddy W…

Got My Mojo Working: Best of Muddy Waters released.
Rare & Unissued
AlbumFeb 26, 2013

Rare & Unissued

Rare & Unissued released.
2012
Live at the Checkerboard Lounge, Chicago 1981
AlbumJul 10, 2012

Live at the Checkerboard Lounge, Chica…

Live at the Checkerboard …
Live at the Checkerboard Lounge, Chicago 1981 is a concert video and live album by American blues musician Muddy Waters and members of British rock band the Rolling Stones. It was recorded on November 22, 1981 by David Hewitt on the Record Plant Black Truck, mixed by Bob Clearmountain, and released on July 10, 2012.
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2011
BD Blues: Muddy Waters
AlbumOct 3, 2011

BD Blues: Muddy Waters

BD Blues: Muddy Waters released.
2010
The Rough Guide to Muddy Waters: Country Blues
AlbumJul 13, 2010

The Rough Guide to Muddy Waters: Cou…

The Rough Guide to Muddy Waters: Country Blues …
The Rough Guide to Muddy Waters: Country Blues released.
Singing the Blues
AlbumFeb 16, 2010

Singing the Blues

Singing the Blues released.
The  Voice & the Guitar of McKinley Morganfield
AlbumFeb 2, 2010

The Voice & the Guitar of McKinley Morg…

The Voice & the Guitar of McKinley Morganfield released.
2009
Award2009

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
2007
Breakin' It Up, Breakin' It Down
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AlbumJun 5, 2007

Breakin' It Up, Breakin' It Down

Breakin' It Up, Breakin' It …
Breakin' It Up, Breakin' It Down is a blues album by Muddy Waters, Johnny Winter, and James Cotton. It was recorded live in 1977, and released in 2007. It reached number 3 on the Billboard Blues Albums chart.
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Father of Chicago Blues [Primo]
AlbumMar 2, 2007

Father of Chicago Blues [Primo]

Father of Chicago Blues [Primo] released.
Chicago Blues Masters, Vol. 2
AlbumJan 1, 2007

Chicago Blues Masters, Vol. 2

Chicago Blues Masters, Vol. 2 released.
2006
Muddy Waters Long Distant Call
AlbumDec 5, 2006

Muddy Waters Long Distant Call

Muddy Waters Long Distant Call released.
SongAug 8, 2006

Louisiana Blues
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2005
Best 1200
AlbumJun 27, 2005

Best 1200

Best 1200 released.
Hoochie Coochie Man
AlbumApr 5, 2005

Hoochie Coochie Man

Hoochie Coochie Man released.
2004
The Best of Muddy Waters: The Father of Chicago Blues
AlbumAug 10, 2004

The Best of Muddy Waters: The Father o…

The Best of Muddy Waters: The Father of Chicago Blues …
The Best of Muddy Waters: The Father of Chicago Blues released.
2003
Nomination2003

Best Music Film

Nominated for "Muddy Waters Can't Be Satisfied".
Grammy Award
2002
1948-1950
AlbumJul 16, 2002

1948-1950

1948-1950 released.
2001
Anthology
AlbumAug 28, 2001

Anthology

The Anthology: 1947–1972 is a double compilation album by …
The Anthology: 1947–1972 is a double compilation album by Chicago blues singer and guitarist Muddy Waters. The album was released on August 28, 2001 by Chess and MCA Records. The album was also released, on the same day, by Universal Distribution as Gold.
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2000
Country Blues
AlbumDec 4, 2000

Country Blues

Country Blues released.
The Essential Collection
AlbumAug 7, 2000

The Essential Collection

The Essential Collection is a …
The Essential Collection is a 20-song compilation of the music of Muddy Waters, spanning work from 1950 through to 1972. The album, released in 2000 by Universal Music Group's Spectrum Records, complements much of his original work with many songs that went on to become classics of the British Invasion when used by other artists.
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Rollin' Stone: The Golden Anniversary Collection
AlbumJun 27, 2000

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Rollin' Stone: The Golden …
Rollin' Stone: The Golden Anniversary Collection is a compilation album collecting the first 50 master recordings of blues singer Muddy Waters for Chess Records. The collection spans Muddy's debut with then named Aristocrat Records circa 1947, and traces his evolution as a songwriter and musician up to September 17, 1952 on what became Chess Records after the company changed ownership. It is the first in a series of releases chronicling Muddy Waters' complete recording career at Chess. The second release in the series is Hoochie Coochie Man: The Complete Chess Masters, Volume 2, 1952–1958 (2004) and the third release in the series is You Shook Me: The Complete Chess Masters, Volume 3, 1958 to 1963 (2012).
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1999
Award1999

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
1998
Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
1997
Award1997

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
1992
Blues Sky
AlbumJun 16, 1992

Blues Sky

Blues Sky released.
1991
Award1991

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Nomination1991

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
1989
The Chess Box
AlbumNov 7, 1989

The Chess Box

The Chess Box released.
Muddy "Mississippi" Waters – Live
AlbumOct 5, 1989

Muddy "Mississippi" Waters – Live

Muddy "Mississippi" Waters …
Muddy "Mississippi" Waters – Live is a live album by Muddy Waters. The recording was awarded the Grammy for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording in 1979.
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1983
Muddy Waters
PersonalApril 1983

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters passed away.
1981
SongJan 1, 1981

Champagne & Reefer
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1979
Marva Jean Brooks
MarriageJune 1979

Marva Jean Brooks

Married Marva Jean Brooks.
Award1979

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording.
Grammy Award
Nomination1979

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording.
Grammy Award
1978
The Last Waltz
MovieApr 26, 1978

The Last Waltz

The Last Waltz was a concert by the Canadian-American rock …
The Last Waltz was a concert by the Canadian-American rock group The Band, held on American Thanksgiving Day, November 25, 1976, at Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. The Last Waltz was advertised as The Band's "farewell concert appearance", and the concert saw The Band joined by more than a dozen special guests, including their previous employers Ronnie Hawkins and Bob Dylan as well as Paul Butterfield, Bobby Charles, Eric Clapton, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison, Ringo Starr, Muddy Waters, Ronnie Wood, and Neil Young. The musical director for the concert was The Band's original record producer, John Simon.
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Award1978

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording.
Grammy Award
Nomination1978

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording.
Grammy Award
1977
Hard Again
AlbumJan 10, 1977

Hard Again

Hard Again is a studio album by American blues singer …
Hard Again is a studio album by American blues singer Muddy Waters. Released on January 10, 1977, it was the first of his albums produced by Johnny Winter. Hard Again was Muddy's first album on Blue Sky Records after leaving Chess Records and was well received by critics.
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Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording
Award1977

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Won award for "Hard Again".
Grammy Award
Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording
Nomination1977

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Nominated for "Hard Again".
Grammy Award
1975
Nomination1975

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Nominated for "Muddy Waters".
Grammy Award
Award1975

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Won award for "Muddy Waters".
Grammy Award
1974
London Revisited
AlbumJan 1, 1974

London Revisited

London Revisited released.
"Unk" in Funk
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AlbumJan 1, 1974

"Unk" in Funk

"Unk" in Funk is an album by blues musician Muddy Waters …
"Unk" in Funk is an album by blues musician Muddy Waters released by the Chess label in 1974.
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1973
Don Kirshner's Rock Concert
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TV ShowSep 27, 1973

Don Kirshner's Rock Concert

Don Kirshner's Rock Concert …
Don Kirshner's Rock Concert was an American television music variety show that ran during the 1970s and early 1980s, created and produced by Don Kirshner and syndicated to television stations, initially through Viacom Enterprises, and later through Syndicast. It premiered on September 27, 1973, with a performance by The Rolling Stones; its last episode was in 1981.
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The Midnight Special
TV ShowFeb 2, 1973

The Midnight Special

The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical …
The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical variety series originally broadcast on NBC during the 1970s and early 1980s, created and produced by Burt Sugarman. It premiered as a special on August 19, 1972, then began its run as a regular series on February 2, 1973; its last episode was on May 1, 1981. The 90-minute program followed the Friday night edition of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
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1972
Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording
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Nomination1972

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Nominated for "The London Muddy Waters Sessions".
Grammy Award
Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording
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Award1972

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Won award for "The London Muddy Waters Sessions".
Grammy Award
1971
Award1971

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording.
Grammy Award
Nomination1971

Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Ethnic or Traditional Folk Recording.
Grammy Award
1969
After the Rain
AlbumMay 12, 1969

After the Rain

After the Rain is the sixth studio album by Muddy Waters, a …
After the Rain is the sixth studio album by Muddy Waters, a follow-up to the previous years' Electric Mud and sharing many of the musicians from that album. Unlike Electric Mud, After the Rain contained mostly his own compositions and the songs, while still distorted, are less overtly psychedelic.
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1968
Electric Mud
AlbumOct 5, 1968

Electric Mud

Electric Mud is the fifth studio album by Muddy Waters, …
Electric Mud is the fifth studio album by Muddy Waters, with members of Rotary Connection serving as his backing band. Released in 1968, it imagines Muddy Waters as a psychedelic musician. Producer Marshall Chess suggested that Muddy Waters recorded it in an attempt to appeal to a rock audience.
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1965
Beat-Club
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TV ShowSep 25, 1965

Beat-Club

Beat-Club was a German music program that ran from …
Beat-Club was a German music program that ran from September 1965 to December 1972. It was broadcast from Bremen, West Germany on Erstes Deutsches Fernsehen, the national public TV channel of the ARD, and produced by one of its members, Radio Bremen, later co-produced by WDR following the 38th episode.
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1964
Folk Singer
AlbumJan 1, 1964

Folk Singer

Folk Singer is the fourth studio album by Muddy Waters, …
Folk Singer is the fourth studio album by Muddy Waters, released in April 1964 by Chess Records. The album features Waters on acoustic guitar, backed by Willie Dixon on string bass, Clifton James on drums, and Buddy Guy on acoustic guitar. It is Waters's only all-acoustic album. Numerous reissues of Folk Singer include bonus tracks from two subsequent sessions, in April 1964 and October 1964.
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1960
At Newport 1960
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AlbumNov 15, 1960

At Newport 1960

At Newport 1960 is a live album by Muddy Waters recorded …
At Newport 1960 is a live album by Muddy Waters recorded during his performance at the Newport Jazz Festival on July 3, 1960. With his longtime backup band, Muddy Waters plays a mix of his older popular tunes and some newer compositions.
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Best R&B Performance
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Nomination1960

Best R&B Performance

Nominated for "Got My Mojo Working".
Grammy Award
1957
SongApr 2, 1957

I Just Want to Make Love to You
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1956
Big Bill Morganfield
ChildJune 1956

Big Bill Morganfield

William "Big Bill" Morganfield (born June 19, 1956) is an …
William "Big Bill" Morganfield (born June 19, 1956) is an American blues singer and guitarist, who is the son of Muddy Waters.
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1932
Mabel Berry
MarriageNovember 1932

Mabel Berry

Married Mabel Berry.
1913
Muddy Waters
BirthApril 1913

Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters was born.
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