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About Buddy Guy
Buddy Guy is the stage name of George Guy, an American singer and guitarist who performed in the blues genre, specifically the Chicago blues sub-genre.
He started playing the guitar professionally for bands in the mid-1950s and a year after his 1957 relocation to Chicago, he landed a recording contract with Cobra Records.
He has been lumped together with other guitarist considered as the all-time greatest.
His well-known songs include “Stone Crazy” and “Damn Right, I’ve Got the Blues”.
His parents, Isabel and Sam Guy were sharecroppers. He had four siblings, one of whom is fellow blues musician Phil Guy.
He has six children with Joan Guy, his first wife. He and his second wife, whom he divorced in 2002, have two children, including rapper Shawnna.
He is a multiple Grammy Award-winning artist and an inductee of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
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Famous quotes by Buddy Guy
I've never missed a gig yet. Music makes people happy, and that's why I go on doing it - I like to see everybody smile.Buddy Guy
Once I was checking to hotel and a couple saw my ring with Blues on it. They said, 'You play blues. That music is so sad.' I gave them tickets to the show, and they came up afterwards and said, 'You didn't play one sad song.'Buddy Guy
Buddy Guy's Popularity
Buddy Guy is a famous American singer-songwriter and guitarist, who was born on July 30, 1936. As a person born on this date, Buddy Guy is listed in our database as the 99th most popular celebrity for the day (July 30) and the 160th most popular for the year (1936).
People born on July 30 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Buddy Guy is the 3256th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Buddy Guy's birthday, Buddy Guy is the 17714th most famous American.
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