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John Lee Hooker
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John Lee Hooker

Birthday

: 22 August 1917

Sign

: Leo

Died

: 21 June 2001

Lived

: 83 years

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When was John Lee Hooker born?22 August 1917
When did John Lee Hooker die? / Died21 June 2001
How many years did John Lee Hooker live? / Lived83 years
Zodiac sign:Leo

John Lee Hooker facts


  • August 22, 1912 – June 21, 2001) was an American blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist
  • The son of a sharecropper, he rose to prominence performing an electric guitar-style adaptation of Delta blues
  • Hooker often incorporated other elements, including talking blues and early North Mississippi Hill country blues
  • He developed his own driving-rhythm boogie style, distinct from the 1930s–1940s piano-derived boogie-woogie
  • Some of his best known songs include "Boogie Chillen'" (1948), "Crawling King Snake" (1949), "Dimples" (1956), "Boom Boom" (1962), and "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer" (1966)
  • Several of his later albums, including The Healer (1989), Mr
  • Lucky (1991), Chill Out (1995), and Don't Look Back (1997) were album chart successes in the U
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