19 February 1936: Birthday of Sam Myers, American singer-songwriter (d. 2006) (Source)

Myers in concert, 2006 – photo by Louis Ramirez (Source)

Samuel Joseph Myers (February 19 , 1936 – July 17, 2006)[1] was an American blues musician and songwriter. He was an accompanist on dozens of recordings by blues artists over five decades. He began his career as a drummer for Elmore James but was most famous as a blues vocalist and blues harp player. For nearly two decades he was the featured vocalist for Anson Funderburgh & the Rockets.[2] (Source)

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