Leroy Carr

Born: 
03/27/1905
City: 
Nashville
Region: 
TN
Country: 
USA
Died: 
04/29/1935
Years Active: 
1920's-1935
Instruments: 
Piano, Vocals

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Leroy Carr was an American blues singer, songwriter and pianist, who developed a laid-back, crooning technique and whose popularity and style influenced such artists as Nat King Cole and Ray Charles. He first became famous for "How Long, How Long Blues" on Vocalion Records in 1928.

Discography

Released: 1928
Released: 1962