Robert Pete Williams
14 Shouts - 99,531 Scrobbles
Robert Pete Williams (March 14, 1914 – December 31, 1980) was an American blues musician, based in Louisiana. His music characteristically employs unconventional blues tunings and structures, and his songs are often about the time he served in prison. His song "I've Grown So Ugly" was covered by Captain Beefheart, on his album Safe as Milk (1967), whose version was later covered by The Black Keys, on Rubber Factory (2004).
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- You Used To Be A Sweet Cover Shaker - (4:45) - 449 plays
- I've Grown So Ugly - (2:47) - 273 plays
- A Thousand Miles from Nowhere - (5:15) - 260 plays
- Almost Dead Blues - (4:02) - 242 plays
- Goodbye Slim Harpo - (5:25) - 211 plays
- Two Wings - (4:49) - 195 plays
- Rolling Stone - (4:46) - 161 plays
- Death Blues - (5:14) - 154 plays
- Free Again - (4:59) - 153 plays
- Church On Fire With The Word of God - (3:16) - 147 plays