Magic Slim Morris Holt (August 7, 1937 – February 21, 2013), known as Magic Slim, was an American blues singer and guitarist.   Born at Torrance, near Grenada, Mississippi, the son of sharecroppers, he followed blues greats such as Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf to Chicago, developing his own place in the Chicago blues scene. 
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Blues guitarist Magic Slim died yesterday in a Philadelphia hospital, The Associated Press reports. He was 75, and had been dealing with worsening health problems, his manager said. Slim, born...
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Slim received three WC Handy awards for albums he made for Wolf, and subsequently several Blues Music Association awards, including one for blues band of the year in 2003. He is survived by his...
Magic Slim Real Name: Morris Holt Profile: American blues guitarist and singer. Born : August 07, 1937 in Torrance, Mississippi. Died : February 21, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Aliases: Morris Holt In Groups: Magic Slim & The Teardrops, The James Cotton Chicago Blues All-Stars Variations: Viewing All | Magic Slim
Magic Slim Biography “Awesome force” – Cashbox Magic Slim and the Teardrops were the epitome of raw-edged Chicago blues. Slim's totally aggressive, rhythm-driven sound showed not a trace of slickness. His music carried on in the unvarnished style of the '50s and '60s Windy City blues masters, and he helped keep that tradition alive.
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Blues guitarist/singer Magic Slim was born Morris Holt on August 7, 1937, in Grenada, MS. He began his musical career as a piano player, but an accident on a farm which cost him one of his fingers made him switch to playing guitar instead. In 1955 he moved to Chicago and played in a variety of blues bands, including that of Magic Sam. However, he couldn't crack the "big time" in that city, and he eventually went back home to Mississippi.
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