Today in Blues History
This Day in Blues
January 14, 2018
1955: Fats Domino, Charles brown, Ruth Brown, and Big Joe Turner performed at DJ Alan Freeds first New York City Rock and Roll Ball on January 14, 1955, at the St. Nicholas Arena in the upper westside. This was the first of two sold out days of the event.
1938: Blues artist Allen Toussaint was born January 14, 1938.
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