Contemporary blues-singer Kenny Neal
Singer ~ Guitarist

Kenny Neal

October 14, 1957, New Orleans, LA

The future of Baton Rouge swamp blues lies squarely in multi-instrumentalist Kenny Neal's capable hands. Along with a select few others (Larry Garner, for one), the second-generation southern Louisiana bluesman is entirely cognizant of the region's venerable blues tradition and imaginative enough to steer it in fresh directions. ~ Allmusic: Kenny Neal ~ retrieved April 21, 2014 © Allmusic

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October 14, 1978 ~ Billboard Hot 100 ~ #3 (2) A Taste Of Honey, Boogie Oogie Oogie ~ #2 (3) Nick Gilder, Hot Child In The City ~ #1 (1) Exile, Kiss You All Over

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In 1991 he also proved to be a talented actor in the Broadway production of the folk musical Mule Bone (by Langston Hughes and Zora Neale Hurston), singing numbers written by Taj Mahal. ~ Wikipedia: Kenny Neal ~ retrieved April 21, 2014 © Wikipedia

Kenny Neal ~ Inducted in the 2011 Louisiana Music Hall Of Fame.



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