6 total votes

Michael Burks

Michael Burks was an American electric blues and soul blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. He is best known for his tracks, "I Smell Smoke" and "Hard Come, Easy Go", and variously worked with Johnnie Taylor, O. V. Wright, and Marquise Knox. He was the son of the bassist, Frederick Burks. The Allmusic journalist, Tim Sheridan once noted "... while his vocals are not stellar, he has a rich, gritty quality to his singing that is nicely...

... more on Wikipedia

Michael Burks is ranked on...

The Most Famous Blues Guitarists 126k views There's nothing quite like the blues, and greatest blues guitarists are part of what makes this musical genre so special. Th...

Michael Burks is also found on...

Famous People From Wisconsin Famous People From Milwaukee Alligator Records Complete Artist Roster