Johnny Winter

Johnny Winter

American blues guitarist, singer, and record producer
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Johnny Winter

John Dawson "Johnny" Winter III (February 23, 1944 – July 16, 2014) was an American singer and guitarist. Winter was known for his high-energy blues rock albums and live performances in the late 1960s and 1970s. He also produced three Grammy Award-winning albums for blues singer and guitarist Muddy Waters. After his time with Waters, Winter recorded several Grammy-nominated blues albums. In 1988, he was inducted into the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame and in 2003, he was ranked 63rd in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".

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Full name at birth
John Dawson Winter III
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Claim to fame
Blues guitarist
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Date of birth
23 February 1944
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Place of birth
Beaumont, Texas
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Date of death
16 July 2014
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Age
70 (age at death)
Place of death
Zurich, Switzerland
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Singer, Guitarist
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5' 3" (160 cm)
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Albino
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Net worth
$10,000,000 USD
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Talent agency
  • New Faces Agency - USA
  • Gigsalad.Com
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