BirthdaySeptember 3, 1915
BirthplaceMemphis, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Memphis Slim

    Full name: Memphis Slim
    Also known as: Memphis Slim, John Len Chatman
    Professions: Soundtrack, Actor, Composer
    Occupation: Vocalist, bandleader, composer

  2. Memphis Slim Known for

    Ray (2004), Devil in a Blue Dress (1995), Honeydripper (2007), Diner (1982)

  3. Memphis Slim Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 24th of February, 1988 (Age: 72)

  4. Memphis Slim Biography

    Memphis Slim (September 3, 1915 – February 24, 1988) was an American blues pianist, singer, and composer. He led a series of bands that, reflecting the popular appeal of jump blues, included saxophones, bass, drums, and piano. A song he first cut in 1947, "Every Day I Have the Blues", has become a blues standard, recorded by many other artists. He made over 500 recordings.

  5. Memphis Slim Family

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