Kenny Neal, is an American blues guitar player, singer and band member. Neal's father is Raful Neal, and he comes from a musical family. He has often performed with his brothers in his band.
|Born:||Oct 14, 1957, Erwinville, Louisiana, United States|
|Labels:||Cleopatra Blues, a division of Cleopatra Records and various labels|
|IMDb:||Kenny Neal's IMDb|
About Kenny Neal
Blues singer and guitarist known for award-winning albums like Let Life Flow and songs like "Hooked On Your Love." He was inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame in 2011.
He grew up in Baton Rouge and first learned to play the harmonica before picking up a guitar.
He won acclaim for his performance in the Broadway musical Mule Bone in 1991.
He has children named Syreeta, Micah and Kenny. His father is renowned blues harmonica player Raful Neal.
He learned from blues guitarist Buddy Guy, who was a friend of his family.
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- Long Beach Blues Festival - The Long Beach Blues Festival, in Long Beach, California, was established in full in 1980, and was one of the largest blues festivals and was the second oldest on the West Coast. It was held on Saturday and Sunday of Labor Day weekend.
- San Francisco Blues Festival - Debuting in 1973, the San Francisco Blues Festival is the longest running blues festival in the United States. Tom Mazzolini, the event's producer, founded the blues festival to educate the public about the history and evolution of the blues.
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- Singers from Louisiana