MUSICIANS TO KNOW
Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry with Shy Perry
Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry is an Internationally known musician who is noted on several Blues Markers. Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry markers are in Oxford, MS, Clarksdale, MS, and Po' Monkey's, Merigold, MS. He is the subject of many documentaries.
Releases by Mississippi Delta Records for Bill include Crossroads of My Life.
Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry is a music veteran and he's been on the scene for 50 years. His career spans across many musical genres, but he's at home with the blues.
Bill Howl-N-Madd Perry and Shy Perry have travelled extensively as a duet and full band for years. They were one of the main musical acts on the European Blues Cruise 2016 that sailed on the Mediterranean Sea from Marseille, France to Naples, Rome, and Bastia, Italy.
Shy Perry has been exposed to music her entire life. Coming from a musical family, Shy Perry has a 20 year career singing, playing bass keyboard, modeling, and dancing. She has traveled across the United States and to Europe and South America performing. Shy Perry won R&B/Soul Artist of the Year at the 2019 Josie Music Awards. Shy is a vocalist, keyboardist and songwriter. She was up for three Josie Awards, including R&B/Soul Vocalist of the Year and Female Album of the Year for “Brand New Day,” her third solo release.
Johnny Drummer (Booking Festivals Only)
Johnny toured in Poland and Finland in 2018.
Other travels include acclaimed performances at the Chicago Blues Festival, Pocono Blues Festival, University of Illinois Blues Festival, Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, Money Road Festival in Mississippi, and several others in the US, Canada including places such as The Netherlands, Germany, Finland, Poland, Quebec, France, and Beirut, Lebanon.
Noted on a Mississippi Highway Blues Marker in Alligator Mississippi
Recognized by the City of Chicago for his contribution to Chicago music.
First Place In The International Songs Writers Competition (2016)
The Chicago Blues Hall of Fame - Johnny Drummer has been Inducted Twice into The Chicago Blues Hall Of Fame
Awarded the honor and title “Master Keyboardist, Drummer and Vocalist” in the Fraternal Order of Celestial Musicians sponsored by The Black American Blues Historical Society of Canada
Johnny Drummer won First Place In The International Songs Writers Competition (2016), for his song AIN'T NO SECRET IN A SMALL TOWN, released by Earwig Music on the cd BAD ATTITUDE.
Terry Big T Williams
Terry "BigT" Williams, Clarksdale, MS was named 2009 Blues Guitar Player of the Year by the West Coast Blues Society in California and enshrined into their Hall of Fame.
Big T is noted on several MS Blues Trail Markers in and around Clarksdale, MS. He has performed in many festivals nationally. The Godson of famed Big Jack Johnson. Big T performs regularly at Reds Juke Joint in Clarksdale, MS
Mickey Rogers has opened for B.B. King at Club Ebony in Indianola, MS many times. He has performed at the B.B. King Blues Festival in Indianola, MS many times. He performed at the Morgan Freeman “Blessissippi” concert at Ground Zero in Clarksdale, MS. He performed on the Mississippi stage at The Chicago Blues Festival 2018. Mickey is honored with a stone Mississippi Walk of Fame in Greenville, Mississippi he and is featured in the Hwy 61 Museum in Leland, MS Honored by the Mississippi Delta Blues and Heritage Festival " the oldest Blues Festival in Mississippi" Mickey Rogers received the Eugene Powell *Sonny Boy Nelson 11th Annual Award which reads " In recognition of Playing Music in the Mississippi Delta Blues Tradition" - Presented to Roosevelt Mickey Rogers, Jr. by Friends of the Festival. Mickey was named Blues Musician of the Year in 2013 by the Mississippi Blues Society of Indianola, Indianola, Mississippi. Mickey is one of the Mississippi Living Legends artists in the H.C. Porter exhibit. Mickey received the Jus' Blues Music Foundation Bobby Rush Lifetime Blues Entertainers Award 2019.
THE LEGENDARY ROSCOE ROBINSON
Inducted Twice into the AMERICAN QUARTET HALL OF FAME - Once with The Original Five Blind Boys
of Mississippi and once with the The Blind Boys of Alabama
He had a MILLION SELLER R&B HIT in 1963 "That's Enough"
After many years of singing with the “Original Five Blind Boys of Mississippi,” he started singing with the Grammy award-winning “Blind Boys of Alabama.” He his first recording experience was in Jackson, Mississippi at Trumpet Records. Roscoe Robinson's extensive discography is found on All Music
Lives in Tuscaloosa, Alabama
His first million seller was “That’s Enough” on the Scepter Label recorded in 1963 in Chicago, Illinois. He then went on to have follow-up hits with “A Thousand Rivers” and “Do It Right Now.” He has sung with David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks of the
Temptations, Patti LaBelle, B.B. King, Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls, and many others. His gospel hits include “Sending Up My Timber”, "Lord You’ve Been Good To Me”, and “Father I Stretch My Hand Up to Thee”.
2014 Roscoe Robinson released GOD'S LOVE LIFTED ME HIGHER with Mississippi Delta Records.
2018 ROSCOE RELEASED TWO NEW TRACKS ON ABKCO RECORDS.
Reflective of his spiritual recordings is (“Turn Right and Go Straight”) and of his secular recording is (“We Got A Good Thing Goin’”).