Willie Dixon

Real Name:
William James Dixon
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American blues bassist, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer, born 1 July 1915 in Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA, died 29 January 1992 in Burbank, California, USA.

Inducted into The Blues Foundation Hall of Fame in 1980.
Inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 (Early Influence).
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2015.

Often miscredited for writing "Big Boss Man" instead of Luther Dixon because he played bass on the Jimmy Reed's recording.
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Albums

BV 1003 Willie Dixon - Willie's Blues album art Willie Dixon With Memphis Slim Willie Dixon With Memphis Slim - Willie's Blues (Album) Prestige Bluesville BV 1003 US 1960 Sell This Version
FA 2385 Willie Dixon - Songs Of Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon album art Memphis Slim And Willie Dixon Memphis Slim And Willie Dixon - Songs Of Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon (Album) Folkways Records FA 2385 US 1960 Sell This Version
V-3007 Willie Dixon - The Blues Every Which Way album art Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon Memphis Slim and Willie Dixon - The Blues Every Which Way (Album) Verve Records V-3007 US 1960 Sell This Version
FA 2450 Willie Dixon - Pete Seeger At The Village Gate album art Pete Seeger With Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon Pete Seeger With Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon - Pete Seeger At The Village Gate (Album) Folkways Records FA 2450 US 1960 Sell This Version
FA 2386 Willie Dixon - Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon At The Village Gate album art Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon - Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon At The Village Gate Folkways Records FA 2386 US 1962 Sell This Version
46 131 Willie Dixon - Aux Trois Mailletz album art Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon - Aux Trois Mailletz (Album) Polydor 46 131 France 1962 Sell This Version
FA 2451 Willie Dixon - Pete Seeger At The Village Gate, Vol. 2 album art Pete Seeger With Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon Pete Seeger With Memphis Slim & Willie Dixon - Pete Seeger At The Village Gate, Vol. 2 (Album) Folkways Records FA 2451 US 1962 Sell This Version
MAL 724 Willie Dixon - Blues From “Big Bill’s” Copa Cabana album art Sonny Boy Williamson (2), Howlin' Wolf, Buddy Guy, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon Sonny Boy Williamson (2), Howlin' Wolf, Buddy Guy, Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon - Blues From “Big Bill’s” Copa Cabana (Album) Marble Arch Records MAL 724 UK 1967 Sell This Version
BH 4803 Willie Dixon - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume One album art Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honeyboy Edwards*, S.P. Leary Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honeyboy Edwards*, S.P. Leary - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume One (Album) Blue Horizon BH 4803 US 1969 Sell This Version
7-66227 Willie Dixon - Blues Jam At Chess album art Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, Shakey Horton*, J.T. Brown, Guitar Buddy*, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary - Blues Jam At Chess (Album) Blue Horizon 7-66227 UK 1969 Sell This Version
CS 9987 Willie Dixon - I Am The Blues album art Willie Dixon I Am The Blues (Album) Columbia, Columbia CS 9987 US 1970 Sell This Version
BH 4805 Willie Dixon - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume Two album art Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, J.T. Brown, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary Fleetwood Mac, Otis Spann, Willie Dixon, J.T. Brown, Honey Boy Edwards*, S.P. Leary - Blues Jam In Chicago - Volume Two (Album) Blue Horizon BH 4805 US 1970 Sell This Version
LP 1016 Willie Dixon - Victoria Spivey Presents The All Star Blues World Of Maestro Willie Dixon And His Chicago Blues Band album art Willie Dixon Victoria Spivey Presents The All Star Blues World Of Maestro Willie Dixon And His Chicago Blues Band(LP, Album) Spivey Records LP 1016 US 1970 Sell This Version
777-15 Willie Dixon - Peace? album art Willie Dixon Peace? (Album) Yambo Records 777-15 US 1971 Sell This Version
OVQD/1433 Willie Dixon - Catalyst album art Willie Dixon Catalyst (Album) Ovation Records OVQD/1433 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
OV-1705, 146.211 Willie Dixon - What Happened To My Blues album art Willie Dixon What Happened To My Blues (Album) Ovation Records OV-1705, 146.211 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
LR 42.004 Willie Dixon - Blues Anytime! album art Hubert Sumlin / Willie Dixon / Sunnyland Slim / Clifton James Hubert Sumlin / Willie Dixon / Sunnyland Slim / Clifton James - Blues Anytime! (Album) L+R Records LR 42.004 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
L 38056, L-38056, MA501 Willie Dixon - I Think I Got The Blues album art Sonny Terry Featuring Johnny Winter, Willie Dixon, Styve Homnick Sonny Terry Featuring Johnny Winter, Willie Dixon, Styve Homnick - I Think I Got The Blues (Album) Interfusion L 38056, L-38056, MA501 Australia 1983 Sell This Version
ALC 4734, ALC-4734 Willie Dixon - Whoopin' album art Sonny Terry, Johnny Winter, Willie Dixon, Styve Homnick Sonny Terry, Johnny Winter, Willie Dixon, Styve Homnick - Whoopin' (Album) Alligator Records ALC 4734, ALC-4734 USA & Canada 1984 Sell This Version
PR 7157 Willie Dixon - Mighty Earthquake And Hurricane album art Willie Dixon Mighty Earthquake And Hurricane (Album) Pausa Records PR 7157 Italy 1984 Sell This Version
WOWC-733 Willie Dixon - Live Backstage Access album art Willie Dixon with The Chicago Blues Allstars* Willie Dixon with The Chicago Blues Allstars* - Live Backstage Access (Album) Pausa Records WOWC-733 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
JSP 1105, 1005 Willie Dixon - One Of These Mornings album art J.B. Lenoir & Willie Dixon J.B. Lenoir & Willie Dixon - One Of These Mornings(LP) JSP Records, JSP Records JSP 1105, 1005 UK 1986 Sell This Version
C4-90595 Willie Dixon - Hidden Charms album art Willie Dixon Hidden Charms (Album) Capitol Records C4-90595 US 1988 Sell This Version
SPA 1001 Willie Dixon - The Stanley Behrens Willie Dixon Project album art Stanley Behrens, Willie Dixon Stanley Behrens, Willie Dixon - The Stanley Behrens Willie Dixon Project(CD, Album) Blue Baron Music SPA 1001 US 1988 Sell This Version
VSD-5234 Willie Dixon - Ginger Ale Afternoon album art Willie Dixon Ginger Ale Afternoon (Album) Varèse Sarabande VSD-5234 Europe 1989 Sell This Version