Alan Freeman presents the definitive history of pop. 14: The Blues Had a Baby: The root of everything that came to be known as rock
- from the slave ships, through the South to
Chicago and the world. With BB King, John Lee Hooker , Son House, Robert Cray,
Buddy Guy , Jeff Healey and the original versions of a host of rock classics.
Producer Paul Kent for BBC
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