Robert Pete Williams
14 Shouts - 95,193 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) - 339 plays
- A Thousand Miles From Nowhere - (5:15) - 345 plays
- You Used To Be A Sweet Cover Shaker - (4:45) - 387 plays
- Almost Dead Blues - (4:02) - 266 plays
- Two Wings - (4:49) - 246 plays
- Rolling Stone - (4:46) - 218 plays
- Death Blues - (5:14) - 213 plays
- Goodbye Slim Harpo - (5:25) - 210 plays
- Free Again - (4:59) - 150 plays
- Hobo Worried Blues - (4:08) - 145 plays