Junior Wells

Junior Wells
1934 - 1998

Junior Wells   Musician


Junior Wells (December 9, 1934 – January 15, 1998), born Amos Wells Blakemore Jr., was an American Chicago blues vocalist, harmonica player, and recording artist. Wells, who was best known for his performances and recordings with Muddy Waters, E...

First Name Junior
Last Name Wells
Age 63 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th December, 1934
Birthplace Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died 15th January, 1998
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Occupation Text Musician, Songwriter
Occupation Musician
Music Genre (Text) Chicago blues
Music Genre Blues
Year(s) Active 1950s – 1997
Music Style Modern Electric Blues, Chicago Blues, Electric Chicago Blues, Electric Harmonica Blues, Modern Electric Chicago Blues, Blues Revival, Regional Blues, Harmonica Blues
Music Mood Party/Celebratory, Rollicking, Playful, Street-Smart, Intense, Raucous, Boisterous, Passionate, Gritty
Instrument Harmonica, Vocals, Leader
Instrument (text) Vocals, harmonica
Record Label States, Chief, Profile, Delmark, Vanguard, Telarc
Associated Acts The Aces, Junior Wells Chicago Blues Band, Buddy Guy
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