Your Online Guide to the Arts in the Brazos Valley

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Brazos Valley artists and entertainers have made a significant contributuion to the Arts in America. Here are a few of the entertainment legends from the Brazos Valley... You can find most of their stories at [BLUES VALLEY].

Jerry Jericho- Country Music Singer & Recording Artist from Millican.

Ruthie Foster- Blues Singer, Songwriter & Recording Artist from Gause.

Mance Lipscomb- Blues Songster, Recording Artist from Navasota.
Nat Dove- "Boogie Blues King," Recording Artist, from Mumford.

Joe Tex aka Joseph Hazziez- Soul Singer, Recording Artist, lived in Navasota.

 L. C. Williams-  "Lightnin' Junior," Drummer, Recording Artist, Dancer from Millican.

Chuck Norris- Martial Arts Champion, Movie & Television Actor, lives in Navasota.

Zelma George- Singer from Hearne.

L. C. Robinson- Blues Musician, Recording Artist from Brenham.

Milt Larkin- Big Band Leader from Navasota.

 Buster Pickens- Blues Piano Man, Recording Artist, lived in Hempstead.

Bob Wills- Country fiddler born in Kosse.

Guitar Slim Green- Blues Picker, from Bryan.

Adelaide Prince- Victorian  stage and silent screen actress- from Millican.

Alvin Ailey-  Modern Dancer, lived in Navasota.

Blind Willie Johnson- Gospel-Blues Musician, lived in Marlin.

 Big Lu Valeny- Tejano musician, made numerous albums,  from Navasota.

Thomas Shaw- Blues Recording Artist, from Brenham.

Blind Arvella Gray- Blues Busker, from Somerville.

Texas Alexander- Blues Vocalist, Recording Artist, lived in Richards.

Juke Boy Bonner- Songwriter, Blues Musician, Recording Artist, from Bellville.

And of course, some famous Aggies...

Robert Earl Keen

Max Stallings

Lyle Lovett

 Roger Creager

1 comment:

  1. I feel very honored to be recognized by the Brazos Valley Hall of Fame