Willie Dixon- born in Mississippi in 1915, Dixon is considered one of the key figures in the creation of Chicago blues. He worked with Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Otis Rush, Bo Diddley, Joe Louis Walker, Little Walter, Sonny Boy Williamson, Koko Taylor, Little Milton, Eddie Boyd, Jimmy Witherspoon, Lowell Fulson, Willie Mabon, Memphis Slim, Washboard Sam, Jimmy Rogers, Sam Lay and others. He was portrayed in the movie "Cadillac Records by Cedric the Entertainer.

Willie Dixon- born in Mississippi in 1915, Dixon is considered one of the key figures in the creation of Chicago blues. He worked with Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Otis Rush, Bo Diddley, Joe Louis Walker, Little Walter, Sonny Boy Williamson, Koko Taylor, Little Milton, Eddie Boyd, Jimmy Witherspoon, Lowell Fulson, Willie Mabon, Memphis Slim, Washboard Sam, Jimmy Rogers, Sam Lay and others. He was portrayed in the movie "Cadillac Records by Cedric the Entertainer.

BY WALTER OPINDE  On this day, 1st July, 1915, an African-American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger, and record producer, Willie James Dixon was born. As one of the greatest American songwriters of all times, Willie Dixon was a bright, self-confident, determined, intelligent, and gifte...BY WALTER OPINDE  On this day, 1st July, 1915, an African-American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger, and record producer, Willie James Dixon was born. As one of the greatest…

BY WALTER OPINDE On this day, 1st July, 1915, an African-American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger, and record producer, Willie James Dixon was born. As one of the greatest American songwriters of all times, Willie Dixon was a bright, self-confident, determined, intelligent, and gifte...BY WALTER OPINDE On this day, 1st July, 1915, an African-American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger, and record producer, Willie James Dixon was born. As one of the greatest…

Willie Dixon, a Chicago blues artist & songwriting legend. He wrote or co-wrote over 500 songs and his work has been recorded by some of the best-known blues musicians of his era, including Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Little Walter, and Buddy Guy.

Willie Dixon, a Chicago blues artist & songwriting legend. He wrote or co-wrote over 500 songs and his work has been recorded by some of the best-known blues musicians of his era, including Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Little Walter, and Buddy Guy.

July 1: The late Willie Dixon was born on this day in 1915

July 1: The late Willie Dixon was born on this day in 1915

GA, John Lee Hooker, Bonnie Raitt, Joe Cocker(?), & Willie Dixon.

GA, John Lee Hooker, Bonnie Raitt, Joe Cocker(?), & Willie Dixon.

Remembering William James "Willie" Dixon (July 1, 1915 – January 29, 1992) who was an American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer.

Remembering William James "Willie" Dixon (July 1, 1915 – January 29, 1992) who was an American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer.

Willie Dixon: Everyone's go-to bassist, legendary blues songwriter, and Chess Records secret weapon in dealing with competing egos.

Willie Dixon: Everyone's go-to bassist, legendary blues songwriter, and Chess Records secret weapon in dealing with competing egos.

~Willie Dixon~

~Willie Dixon~

B.B. King, John Lee Hooker and Willie Dixon, Los Angeles, CA 1991 Photo Paul Natkin

B.B. King, John Lee Hooker and Willie Dixon

B.B. King, John Lee Hooker and Willie Dixon, Los Angeles, CA 1991 Photo Paul Natkin

willie dixon | Willie Dixon Poet Of The Blues Album Cover, Willie Dixon Poet Of The ...

willie dixon | Willie Dixon Poet Of The Blues Album Cover, Willie Dixon Poet Of The ...

Willie Dixon's Blues All-Stars! Johnny Shines, Clifton James, Willie Dixon, Sunnyland Slim, Walter Horton!

Willie Dixon's Blues All-Stars! Johnny Shines, Clifton James, Willie Dixon, Sunnyland Slim, Walter Horton!

WILLIE DIXON - INFLUENTIAL BLUES COMPOSER FOR MUDDY WATERS, HOWLIN' WOLF, LITTLE WALTER AND SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON AMONG OTHERS. HE WAS ALSO A MUSICIAN AND ARRANGER.

WILLIE DIXON - INFLUENTIAL BLUES COMPOSER FOR MUDDY WATERS, HOWLIN' WOLF, LITTLE WALTER AND SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON AMONG OTHERS. HE WAS ALSO A MUSICIAN AND ARRANGER.

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