Robert Pete Williams
14 Shouts - 98,235 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) - 423 plays
- I've Grown So Ugly - (2:47) - 265 plays
- A Thousand Miles from Nowhere - (5:15) - 284 plays
- Almost Dead Blues - (4:02) - 257 plays
- Goodbye Slim Harpo - (5:25) - 196 plays
- Rolling Stone - (4:46) - 174 plays
- Death Blues - (5:14) - 172 plays
- Two Wings - (4:49) - 198 plays
- Free Again - (4:59) - 159 plays
- Church On Fire With The Word of God - (3:16) - 122 plays