Bo Diddley - Cops and Robbers. Download MP3. Bo Diddley.
Ellas McDaniel (born Ellas Otha Bates, December 30, 1928 – June 2, 2008), known as Bo Diddley, was an American singer, guitarist, songwriter and music producer who played a key role in the transition from the blues to rock and roll. He influenced many artists, including Elvis Presley, the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, and the Clash. His use of African rhythms and a signature beat, a simple five-accent hambone rhythm, is a cornerstone of hip hop, rock, and pop music.
Album: The Chess Box, 1990. Checker Records 1956 B/W Cops And Robbers. Maybe I'll take a rain check and try to get in next year. Now playing: Rag'n'Bone Man Giant.
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Bo Diddley and Company, Bo Diddley's a Twister. Bo Diddley Put the Rock in Rock 'N' Roll. The Mighty Bo Diddley. Say Man. The Story of Bo Diddley.
Bo Diddley Is A Gunslinger (Chess). His first album to be recorded in his home studio in Washington DC and his first without any input from Chess owners Leonard and Phil Chess, 1960’s fifth album cast Bo as a country-based singer on nine originals and a cover of Ernie Ford’s Sixteen Tons, a song Bo was due to perform live on Ed Sullivan’s Toast Of. The Town TV show in 1955. He played his then current single Bo Diddley instead and the unimpressed host refused to have him on the show again. It’s ace from beginning to end, the sleeve artwork too, with Bo’s cowboy look inspired by The Magnificent.
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