Thursday, November 7
Born on November 4, 1940, this week marks the birthday of Delbert McClinton. Here are some inspiring Rock-n-Roll facts behind the music.
McClinton's 1980 album, The Jealous Kind, contained a Top 40 hit single, "Giving It Up for Your Love", which peaked at number 8 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.
In 1989, he had a Grammy-nominated album Live from Austin, recorded during an appearance on the television program Austin City Limits.
In 1991 he won a Grammy Award for a duet with Bonnie Raitt, "Good Man, Good Woman".
Etta James included two McClinton songs on her 2003 album, Let's Roll.
Here's a taste of the music of Delbert McClinton with the song "Shaky Ground".