Robert Pete Williams
14 Shouts - 93,824 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
- I've Grown So Ugly - (2:47) - 330 plays
- A Thousand Miles From Nowhere - (5:15) - 332 plays
- Almost Dead Blues - (4:02) - 276 plays
- You Used To Be A Sweet Cover Shaker - (4:45) - 358 plays
- Death Blues - (5:14) - 207 plays
- Rolling Stone - (4:46) - 213 plays
- Two Wings - (4:49) - 224 plays
- Goodbye Slim Harpo - (5:25) - 185 plays
- Hobo Worried Blues - (4:08) - 144 plays
- Free Again - (4:59) - 135 plays