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Memphis Slim

Memphis Slim (3 September, 1915 in Memphis, Tennessee – 24 February, 1988 in Paris, France) was a blues pianist and singer. His birth name was John Len Chatman although he himself claimed to be born Peter Chatman (the name he gave himself in honour of his father Peter Chatman Sr. when he first recorded for Okeh in 1940). He composed the blues standards "Every Day I Have the Blues" and "Mother Earth". Memphis Slim got his start playing the blues at the Midway Café Read more on

Memphis Slim has 4 songs that have been featured in movies like Devil in a Blue Dress, Diner, Honeydripper and The Big Score. What is your favorite song by Memphis Slim?


Songs from Memphis Slim

Havin' Fun
Bertha Mae
Easy Blues

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