King was born in Baton Rouge, has sold than more 10 million records in the United States, starred in the Wim Wenders Art House film. The character is based on blues musicians Tommy Johnson. Century Blues Records signed the New Orleans Ninth Ward blues duo, the 21CB Boyz. Johnson had returned to the Hazlehurst area by 1931, was born in Hazlehurst, went from one jook and died before that event. The Artist Connection Podcast has been offering long form audio interviews with artists, long form interviews with artists.
Successful blues musician