He learnt drums and harmonica at the age of nine and first appeared in public in 1938.
Due to the knowledge of medicine of his ancestors, he was posted in the military hospital while in the army.
After the war, he became "Doctor" and set up his band which played throughout the Delta and on various radio stations.
He was one of the first bluesmen to record for Sun.
Doctor Ross Discography Tracks
- 23 Vocals
- 25 Instruments & Performance
- 17 Writing & Arrangement
- 1 Featuring & Presenting
- 1 Production
- 1 Visual
|Various||My Black Name Is Ringing Various - American Folk Blues Festival '65 (Album, Comp)||Fontana||UK||1965||Sell This Version|
|EX 28026||Various||Chicago Breakdown and 1 more… Various - Montreux Blues Festival (2xLP, Album)||Excello||EX 28026||US||1972||Sell This Version|
|Various||On My Way To School and 1 more… Various - American Blues Legends 74||Big Bear Records||UK||1974||Sell This Version|
|JSPCD811||Various||My Little Woman Various - Harpin' On It (CD, Album)||JSP||JSPCD811||US||2002||Sell This Version|
|IGOXDCD 2527||American Blues Legends ´73/´74||On My Way To School and 2 more… American Blues Legends ´73/´74 - Various Artists (2xCD, Album)||Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.||IGOXDCD 2527||UK & Europe||2002||Sell This Version|