Happy Birthday to the Legendary Slide Guitarist, Bonnie Raitt
John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt play “I’m In The Mood”! From the DVD “John Lee Hooker & Friends 1984-92.”
Bonnie Raitt, (born on November 8, 1949, California, U.S.), American blues artist, activist, singer, songwriter, and one of the greatest slide guitarist ever whose wide melodic range incorporated blues, blues rock, roots rock and folk.
Raitt has received 10 Grammy Awards. She is listed as number 50 in Rolling Stone’s list of the “100 Greatest Singers of All Time” and number 89 on the magazine’s list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”. Australian Country Music Artist Graeme Connors has said, “Bonnie Raitt does something with a lyric no one else can do; she bends it and twists it right into your heart.”
Bonnie Raitt – Give It Up Or Let Me Go (Live 1970’s)