Coming up with a top 5 list is always difficult. This is our list of the top 5 blues artists of all time (in no particular order) along with a sampling of their music. All of these artists contributed greatly to the genre and left their mark on not just blues, but music as an art form.
This is an unmistakable song by an unforgettable artist. Quintessential blues at its finest.
You can hear why they call him the King of The Delta Blues and why he makes our top 5 list.
John Lee Hooker
As soon as you hear that iconic guitar you know you are hearing the brilliance of John Lee Hooker
Muddy definitely got his mojo workin’ one and his influence on music is incalculable.
When it comes to listening to The King Of The Blues the thrill will never be gone for us.