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Snooks Eaglin

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Snooks Eaglin

Snooks Eaglin has been played on NTS shows including NTS Manchester, with Rock Me Mama first played on 24 January 2016.

Snooks Eaglin (born January 21, 1936 in New Orleans, Louisiana, died February 18, 2009) was a guitarist and singer in New Orleans. His real name was Fird Eaglin, Jr. He has also been referred to as Blind Snooks Eaglin.

His vocal style is reminiscent of Ray Charles; indeed, in the 50s, when he was in his late teens, he would sometimes bill himself as "Little" Ray Charles. He is generally regarded as a New Orleans R&B artist playing a wide range of music from…

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Rock Me Mama
Snooks Eaglin
Storyville1961
Rock Me Mama
Snooks EaglinStoryville1961
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Snooks Eaglin
Folkways Records1959
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Snooks EaglinFolkways Records1959
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