David "Honeyboy" Edwards Passes

David "Honeyboy" Edwards Passes


David Honeyboy Edwards the "Last of the Great Mississippi Delta Bluesmen" has died. Monday, August 29, 2011, about 3 am while resting peacefully at home.  Honeyboy moved on to blues heaven.  He lived a long, full life, and he felt at peace.  He loved to say, "The world don't owe me nothing"  Just shy of his 96th birthday, Honeyboy played his last gigs at the Juke Joint festival and Cathead Mini-Festival in Clarksdle, Mississippi, April 16 and 17, 2011.

Thanks to Blind Raccoon Records for providing this information.

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