Super Chikan Blues Music Award Nominee BMA nominee James “Super Chikan” is another example of being a descendent of the Blues, as he is the nephew of the late Big Jack Johnson, “Super Chikan” hails from Darling, Mississippi where he was raised and worked on farms. As a child, “Super Chikan” liked the chickens that wandered about and [...]
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Super Chikan Blues Music Award Nominee American Blues News caught up with BMA nominee James “Super Chikan” Johnson following his stompin’ performance at the Heritage Blues Festival last summer. Nephew of the late Big Jack Johnson, “Super Chikan” hails from Darling, Mississippi where he was raised and worked on farms. As a child, “Super Chikan” [...]
Willie Big Eyes Smith is nominated in the Blues Music Awards Traditional Blues Album Category! He is coming off of a 2011 Grammy!
James Cotton Blues Music Award 2011 Nominee! What’s up Blues fans! The list of awards that James has won is long and it includes a 1996 Grammy Award for his traditonal Blues album, “Deep in the Blues”. He is also an Honorary and Lifetime Member of the Sonny Boy Blues Society. And for the year [...]
Duke Robillard is nominated for a 2011 Blues Music Award in two categories, Traditional Blues Album and Instrumentalist Guitar. Duke has been on the scene for 30 plus years and is one of the most well respected guitarists in the blues community. He is the second most honored guitarist for The Blues Music Awards, having won [...]