Robert Pete Williams
14 Shouts - 98,163 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) - 410 plays
- A Thousand Miles From Nowhere - (5:15) - 321 plays
- I've Grown So Ugly - (2:47) - 287 plays
- Almost Dead Blues - (4:02) - 266 plays
- Goodbye Slim Harpo - (5:25) - 210 plays
- Two Wings - (4:49) - 228 plays
- Rolling Stone - (4:46) - 182 plays
- Death Blues - (5:14) - 185 plays
- Free Again - (4:59) - 166 plays
- Hobo Worried Blues - (4:08) - 116 plays