Tag: Willam Johnson

  • Blind Willy Johnson

    Blind Willy Johnson


    Blind Willy Johnson, a curse to some and a hero to others. Listen to his music to learn the meaning of hardship.

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Bill Burton


Cotton was king in the American South and west from before the Civil War into World War II. Picking cotton was backbreaking work for slaves and later tenant farmers and sharecroppers. So why did Blytheville, Arkansas hold a Cotton Picking Contest from 1941 until 1961?

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