Robert Johnson, from a photo booth.  One of only two undisputed photographs of the Delta blues master.  The other is a studio shot of him smiling, seated with a hat on.  There are no film clips of Johnson known to exist.

Robert Johnson, from a photo booth. One of only two undisputed photographs of the Delta blues master. The other is a studio shot of him smiling, seated with a hat on. There are no film clips of Johnson known to exist.

Robert Jonhson - did he really meet the devil at a crossroad? Of course not. There is no such thing.

Robert Johnson - One of the most influential musicians in history. “Is it or ain’t it Johnson?” Some doubt!

The Truth about Robert Johnson | Riverside Blues Society

The Truth about Robert Johnson

went down to the crossroads poster by grego  by MojohandBlues

Went down to the crossroads poster by grego - blues folk art - mojohand.com

'Forget Elvis,' he said. 'We start with the blues. That's where rock and roll began.'

100 Greatest Guitarists

I sadly was not introduced to Robert Johnson until he was included in Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Guitarists.

Illustrator William Stout's Legends of the Blues: Robert Johnson

motherjones: “ Lunch break: William Stout’s 100 Cartoon Portraits of Legendary Blues Artists. ” These are so wonderful. If you want more Robert Johnson, check out our story, Crossroads.

Gary Kelley - from "Black Cat Bone: The Life of Blues Legend Robert Johnson" -  Monotype - 2006

per prior pinner: Gary Kelley - from "Black Cat Bone: The Life of Blues Legend Robert Johnson" - Monotype - 2006

Robert Johnson, brought old to new, A Blues great, such an original artist.

It must-a be that old evil spirit So deep down in the ground You may bury my body Down by the highway side (Spoken:) Baby, I don’t care where you bury my body when I’m dead and gone You may bury my.

Robert Johnson (1911-1938) Unknown, possibly Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church near Morgan City, Mississippi

Robert Leroy Johnson (May 1911 – August was an American blues singer and musician. His landmark recordings from display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that have influenced later generations of musicians.

Robert Johnson World's Greatest Bluesman Fine Art Hand Printed Letterpress Wood Block Print by YeeHaw

Robert Johnson World's Greatest Bluesman Fine Art Hand Printed Letterpress Wood Block Print by YeeHaw.

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