McKinley Morganfield a.a Muddy Waters (Born April 1913 - Died April This musician is better known as "The Father of Chicago Blues". He is also the real father of famous blues musicians Big Bill Morganfield and Larry "Mud Morganfield" Williams.
"There's no way in the world I can feel the same blues the way I used to. When I play in Chicago, I'm playing up-to-date, not the blues I was born with. People should hear the pure blues - the blues we used to have when we had no money.
“The Duchess” (born Norma-Jean Wofford) was rhythm guitarist guitarist who played with Bo Diddley and his band from She replaced Peggy Jones (aka "Lady Bo"). Diddley often called Wofford his sister, though they were not related.