Releases


Famous for his song’s catchy hooks, he once explained, “My mark is finding a great hook. The record is only going to be as good as the hook is.”

Blues Albums Chart Weeks Chart Peak Date
WOMAN IN NEED 7 11 02/20/99
MATERIAL THINGS 59 5 04/15/00
LET ME SHOW YOU HOW TO LOVE 15 8 11/10/01
A NITE OUT 6 11 02/21/04
THROW BACK DAYS 9 5 04/29/06
I AIN'T GONE DO IT 4 3 04/24/10
Total # Charted Titles:  6, Weeks at # 15 or higher:  100, Number of Top 10 Titles:  4, Number of Top 10 Debut Titles:  4, Total Chart weeks:  100
R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart Weeks Chart Peak Date
MATERIAL THINGS 11 83 03/25/00
A NITE OUT 1 98 10/18/03
THROW BACK DAYS 1 93 04/29/06
Total # Charted Titles: 3, Weeks at # 50 or higher: 13, Total Chart Weeks:13
R&B Adult Airplay Chart Weeks Chart Peak Date
THROWBACK DAYS 4 37 06/03/06
GOT NO CURFEW 8 35 01/28/12
Total # Charted Titles: 2, Weeks at # 30 or higher: 12, Total Chart weeks: 12
R&B/Hip-Hop Single Sales Chart Weeks Chart Peak Date
HOLE IN THE WALL 11 57 05/27/00
Total # Charted Titles: 1, Weeks at # 10 or higher : 11
Blues Digital Songs Chart Weeks Chart Peak Date
GOT MY WHISKEY 1 13 06/13/15
HOLE IN THE WALL 1 16 06/13/15
Total # Charted Titles: 2, Weeks at # 25 or higher: 2, Total Chart weeks: 2

Performances and Tours

He often performed to sell-out crowds on blues tours and festivals, including:

▪ New Orleans' Big Easy Blues Fest, Feb. 2015
▪ Frankie Beverly and Maze, June 2014
▪ Tri-State Blues Fest, 2014
▪ Ambassador Concert,
▪ Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, 2013
▪ St. Louis Blues Festival, Feb. 2013
▪ Monterey Blues Festival, 2010
▪ Blues Is Alright Tour, 2009-10
▪ Legendary R&B Cruise, Oct. 2009

▪ 12th Annual Old School Music Festival, May 2009
▪ The Legends Tour, 2009
▪ WDIA’s Juke Joint Tour, 2007
▪ Tom Joyner Fantastic Voyage Cruise, 2006
▪ Pocono Blues Festival, 2006
▪ Chicago Blues Festival, 2006
▪ Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, July 2005
▪ March Air Reserve Base Jazz Festival, 2003, 2004