Robert Pete Williams
14 Shouts - 83,213 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
- A Thousand Miles from Nowhere - (5:15) - 417 plays
- I've Grown So Ugly - (2:47) - 389 plays
- Almost Dead Blues - (4:02) - 314 plays
- You Used To Be A Sweet Cover Shaker - (4:45) - 312 plays
- Two Wings - (4:49) - 239 plays
- Rolling Stone - (4:46) - 223 plays
- Death Blues - (5:14) - 214 plays
- Levee Camp Blues - (5:22) - 196 plays
- Goodbye Slim Harpo - (5:25) - 197 plays
- Hobo Worried Blues - (4:08) - 152 plays