Rebennack, Malcolm John Jr.
1940 - Born on the 21st of November in New Orleans, Louisiana. A pianist, singer, and songwriter, whose music genres are blues, rock, R&B, and psychedelic rock.
1978 - He appeared in the movie "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" and "The Last Waltz".
1988 - He appeared in the movie "Candy Mountain".
1989 - Grammy Best Jazz Vocal Performance, Duo Or Group for "Makin' Whoopee", with Rickie Lee Jones.
1992 - Grammy Best Traditional Blues Album for "Goin' Back To New Orleans".
1996 - Grammy Best Rock Instrumental Performance for "SRV Shuffle", with B. B. King, Bonnie Raitt, Eric Clapton and others.
1998 - He appeared in the movie "Blues Brothers 2000".
2000 - Grammy Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals for "Is You Is, Or Is You Ain't (My Baby)", with B. B. King.
2005 - "Mercernary" was recorded at New Orleans’ Piety Street Studio a few months before Hurricane Katrina hit.
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