This day (February 16, 1996), in Oakland, California, died Walter Brown ‘Brownie’ McGhee, blues singer and guitarist, known for his collaborations with harmonica player Sonny Terry.
Born And Living With The Blues . w/ Bert Jansch – Come On Keep It Coming/Death Of Blind Boy Fuller (1992) . w/ Sonny Terry – Ride And Roll (1974) . w/ Sonny Terry – Burnt Child (Afraid Of Fire) (1967) . w/ Sonny Terry – Gonna More Across The River . w/ Sonny Terry – & Pete Seeger – Key To The Highway . w/ Sonny Terry & Sister Rosetta Tharpe – Blues (1964) .
Betty and Dupree . Key To The Highway . Daisy . Born For Bad Luck . Death of Blind Boy Fuller . Picking My Tomatoes . Step It Up and Go . Back Door Stranger . Be Good To Me . Evil but kindhearted .