Muddy Waters: The Mojo Man

Front Cover
ECW Press, 1997 - Biography & Autobiography - 383 pages
0 Reviews
A sharecropper on a Mississippi plantation, a bootlegger, gambler, ladies' man, and dynamic blues singer and guitarist -- this biography traces the life of this legendary blues man from the 1940s to his death in 1983. Includes a complete discography.

Based on original interviews conducted in Mississippi and Chicago, Muddy Waters: The Mojo Man brings together for the first time the complete record of the most famous blues man of all time. Encyclopedic in detail, this book explores Muddy's personal and musical life, including much newly discovered material about his sources, his band members, his family, and his legacy.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Foreword by Eric Clapton
Chapter Two
Chapter Three

10 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1997)

Sandra B. Tooze is the author of the award-winning biography Muddy Waters: The Mojo Man and has written articles for several publications. She also works as the senior production editor at a major book publisher.

Bibliographic information