Joe Williams(Joseph Goreed)
beloved jazz and blues great. Popular in his own right, he was also known for his collaborations with Count Basie in the 1950s and early '60s.Died: Las Vegas, Nev., March 29, 1999
Information Please® Database, © 2007 Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.
More on Joe Williams from Infoplease:
- Classics of Blues Recordings (Singles/Album Tracks) - See a quick list of classic blues songs.
- Blues Foundation Hall of Fame Honor Roll - Find a comprehensive list of inductees to the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame, including B.B.King, Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, Bessie King, and more
- Sonny Boy Williamson - Sonny Boy Williamson (John Lee Williamson) blues singer, harmonica player Born: 3/30/1914 ...
- Las Vegas, Nev. - Information on Las Vegas, Nev. — economy, government, culture, state map and flag, major cities, points of interest, famous residents, state motto, symbols, nicknames, and other trivia.
- 1980 Grammy Awards - 1980 Grammy Awards Record of the Year “Sailing,” Christopher Cross Album of the Year ...