(Documentary) (performer: "Hambone Blues" (1995) - as David 'Honeyboy' Edwards)
(Documentary) (musician: "Hambone Blues" - as David 'Honeyboy' Edwards)
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David 'Honeyboy' Edwards | David Honeyboy Edwards
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[2008, in an Associated Press interview] Blues ain't never going anywhere. It can get slow, but it ain't going nowhere. You play a lowdown dirty shame slow and lonesome, my mama dead, my papa across the sea, I ain't dead but I'm just supposed to be blues. You can take that same blues, make it uptempo, a shuffle blues, that's what rock'n'roll did with it. So blues ain't going nowhere.
Inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in 1996.