Pianist

Pinetop Perkins

  • Jul 07, 1913 - Mar 21, 2011 (age 97)
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2015
Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
AlbumSep 18, 2015

Pinetop's Boogie Woogie

Pinetop's Boogie Woogie released.
2014
On the 88's: Live in Chicago
AlbumFeb 11, 2014

On the 88's: Live in Chicago

On the 88's: Live in Chicago released.
2012
How Long?
AlbumJun 19, 2012

How Long?

How Long? released.
Heaven
AlbumApr 17, 2012

Heaven

Heaven released.
SongApr 17, 2012

Pinetop Boogie Woogie
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2011
Pinetop Perkins
PersonalMarch 2011

Pinetop Perkins

Pinetop Perkins passed away.
2010
Best Traditional Blues Album
Award2010

Best Traditional Blues Album

Won award for "Joined at the Hip".
Grammy Award
Joined at the Hip
AlbumJan 1, 2010

Joined at the Hip

Joined at the Hip released.
SongJan 1, 2010

Lord, Lord, Lord
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Best Traditional Blues Album
Nomination2010

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Joined at the Hip".
Grammy Award
2009
Hot Blues From A Cold Place
AlbumOct 13, 2009

Hot Blues From A Cold Place

Hot Blues From A Cold Place released.
Blues Six Pack
AlbumJun 9, 2009

Blues Six Pack

Blues Six Pack released.
2008
Pinetop Perkins and Friends
AlbumJul 28, 2008

Pinetop Perkins and Friends

Pinetop Perkins and Friends released.
Nomination2008

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Pinetop Perkins & Friends".
Grammy Award
Best Album - Live Performance
Nomination2008

Best Album - Live Performance

Nominated for "Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen: Live in Dallas".
Independent Music Award
2007
Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen: Live in Dallas
AlbumFeb 12, 2007

Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesm…

Last of the Great Mississippi …
Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen: Live in Dallas is a live blues album, recorded in Dallas, Texas, on October 2004 by Henry James Townsend, Joe Willie "Pinetop" Perkins, Robert Lockwood Jr. and David "Honeyboy" Edwards. At the event, the four blues legends were from 89 to 94 years old and represented the last performers of Delta blues from the 1920s. The concert was arranged by the 501(c)3 non-profit The Blue Shoes Project, which aims to preserve and spread awareness of roots music amongst students.
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10 Days Out: Blues from the Backroads
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MovieJan 23, 2007

10 Days Out: Blues from the Backroads

Kenny Wayne Shepherd's …
Kenny Wayne Shepherd's reverence for his musical roots are center-stage on Ten Days Out...Blues From The Backroads. The guitar-slinger is featured with the Double Trouble rhythm section of ...
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Nomination2007

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Pinetop Perkins on the 88's - Live in Chicago".
Grammy Award
Best Traditional Blues Album
Nomination2007

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen: Live in Dallas".
Grammy Award
Best Traditional Blues Album
Award2007

Best Traditional Blues Album

Won award for "Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen: Live in Dallas".
Grammy Award
2005
After Hours
AlbumNov 21, 2005

After Hours

After Hours is the debut solo-album of the blues piano player …
After Hours is the debut solo-album of the blues piano player Pinetop Perkins. He is backed by the New York-based blues band, Little Mike and the Tornadoes, using the Chicago blues approach. Released in 1988 by Blind Pig Records, the album, produced by Edward Chmelewski and Jerry Del Giudice, featured 12 songs, including blues standards and original material. The album was recorded in New York City at Chelsea Sound by Natasha Turner.
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2004
SongJan 1, 2004

Chicken Shack
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Best Traditional Blues Album
Nomination2004

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Ladies Man".
Grammy Award
Ladies Man
AlbumJan 1, 2004

Ladies Man

Ladies Man released.
Award2004

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
2003
The Blues
MovieSep 28, 2003

The Blues

The Blues is a 2003 documentary film series produced by Martin …
The Blues is a 2003 documentary film series produced by Martin Scorsese, dedicated to the history of blues music. In each of the seven episodes, a different director explores a stage in the development of the blues. The series originally aired on PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) in the United States.
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The Complete High Tone Sessions
AlbumJan 1, 2003

The Complete High Tone Sessions

The Complete High Tone Sessions released.
2002
Blues Legend
AlbumMar 9, 2002

Blues Legend

Blues Legend released.
2000
Live At Antone's, Volume 1
AlbumAug 22, 2000

Live At Antone's, Volume 1

Live At Antone's, Volume 1 released.
Back on Top
AlbumMay 23, 2000

Back on Top

Back On Top is an album by blues pianist Pinetop Perkins.
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SongMay 23, 2000

How Long Blues
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SongMay 23, 2000

Hi-Heel Sneakers
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1999
Live At 85!
AlbumOct 19, 1999

Live At 85!

Live At 85! released.
Best Traditional Blues Album
Nomination1999

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Legends".
Grammy Award
Pinetop Is Just Top
AlbumJan 1, 1999

Pinetop Is Just Top

Pinetop Is Just Top released.
1998
Legends
AlbumOct 27, 1998

Legends

Legends released.
Sweet Black Angel
AlbumApr 20, 1998

Sweet Black Angel

Sweet Black Angel is an album recorded by blues pianist …
Sweet Black Angel is an album recorded by blues pianist Pinetop Perkins and released in 1998. The title track is a cover of Robert Nighthawk's 1949 "Black Angel Blues (Sweet Black Angel)" (based on Lucille Bogan's "Black Angel Blues" from 1930 (covered by Tampa Red in 1934 with the same title and recut by Tampa Red in 1950 as "Sweet Little Angel." B. B. King later covered "Sweet Black Angel" as "Sweet Little Angel" in 1956.
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Down in Mississippi
AlbumJan 13, 1998

Down in Mississippi

Down in Mississippi released.
SongJan 13, 1998

I Almost Lost My Mind
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1997
Best Traditional Blues Album
Nomination1997

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "Born in the Delta".
Grammy Award
1995
With the Blue Ice Band
AlbumNov 14, 1995

With the Blue Ice Band

With the Blue Ice Band released.
Got My Mojo Workin'
AlbumAug 1, 1995

Got My Mojo Workin'

Got My Mojo Workin' released.
Live Top
AlbumJul 19, 1995

Live Top

Live Top released.
1992
On Top [95 North]
AlbumNov 3, 1992

On Top [95 North]

On Top [95 North] released.
Boogie Woogie King
AlbumOct 1, 1992

Boogie Woogie King

Boogie Woogie King released.
1987
Angel Heart
MovieMar 6, 1987

Angel Heart

A private investigator is hired by a man who calls himself Louis …
A private investigator is hired by a man who calls himself Louis Cyphre to track down a singer named Johnny Favorite. But the investigation takes an unexpected and somber turn.
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1980
The Blues Brothers
MovieJun 20, 1980

The Blues Brothers

Jake Blues, just released from prison, puts together his old …
Jake Blues, just released from prison, puts together his old band to save the Catholic home where he and his brother Elwood were raised.
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1913
Pinetop Perkins
BirthJuly 1913

Pinetop Perkins

Pinetop Perkins was born.
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