WorldCat Identities

Cray, Robert

Overview
Works: 283 works in 780 publications in 3 languages and 9,067 library holdings
Genres: Blues (Music)  Concert films  Blues-rock music  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Popular music  Soul music  Filmed performances  Drama  Rock music 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Composer, Interviewee, Musician, Lyricist, Editor, Conductor
Classifications: M1630.18.R63, 781.643
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Robert Cray
Strong persuader by Robert Cray Band( Recording )

32 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lightning in a bottle( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than 50 musicians gather in New York City to celebrate 100 years of the blues in this Blues Music Foundation benefit concert
Take your shoes off by Robert Cray Band( Recording )

13 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Scorsese presents The best of the blues( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A distillation of the five-disc series, this album has so many different artists and styles that it is made very clear that the blues are as varied and individual as the artists themselves
Crossroads by Walter Hill( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young classically trained guitarist learns the blues from an old bluesman who supposedly got his talent to play the blues from the devil
In my soul by Robert Cray Band( Recording )

8 editions published in 2014 in 3 languages and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showdown! by Albert Collins( Recording )

35 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nothin but love by Robert Cray Band( Recording )

14 editions published in 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Cray is a five time Grammy award winning singer/songwriter guitar legend who was inducted into the 2011 Blues Hall of Fame. Cray has released 20 award winning platinum albums, and in addition to his Grammy awards, has been nominated another 15 times
Midnight stroll by Robert Cray( Recording )

25 editions published in 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some rainy morning by Robert Cray( Recording )

16 editions published in 1995 in 3 languages and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty by Robert Cray( Recording )

14 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This time by Robert Cray Band( Recording )

10 editions published in 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Cray continues to bridge the gap between traditional and contemporary blues with his 18th studio album. Along with his namesake band he brings R&B, pop, rock, and soul into the blues to create a distinctive sound
John Lee Hooker : that's my story( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Lee was a teenage runaway who never went to school and who spent years working in a factory before becoming one of the most prolific Blues artists of all times. An inside look to the life and times of this Blues legend and the music that influenced a rising generation of rockers
A tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan by Stevie Ray Vaughan( Recording )

4 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shoulda been home by Robert Cray Band( Recording )

12 editions published in 2001 in 4 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet potato pie by Robert Cray( Recording )

12 editions published in 1997 in 3 languages and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lee Ritenour's 6 string theory by Lee Ritenour( Recording )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a special project put together by legendary guitarist Lee Ritenour in celebration of the guitar. Joining him here are George Benson, B.B. King, Slash, John Scofield, and Joe Bonamassa, among many others
Shame + a sin by Robert Cray( Recording )

17 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pure blues : 20 essential blues recordings( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Can't you hear the wind howl? : the life & music of Robert Johnson( Visual )

3 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An award-winning documentary on the enigmatic bluesman Robert Johnson. Includes discography of Johnson recordings
 
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Can't you hear the wind howl? : the life & music of Robert Johnson
Alternative Names
Robert Cray Amerikaans zanger

Robert Cray amerikansk sångare och gitarrist

Robert Cray amerikansk sanger og gitarist

Robert Cray amerikansk sanger og guitarist

Robert Cray amerikansk songar og gitarist

Robert Cray amerykański muzyk bluesowy

Robert Cray chanteur et guitariste de blues, joue de la guitare électrique

Robert Cray chitarrista e cantante statunitense

Robert Cray US-amerikanischer Blues-Gitarrist und -Sänger

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Languages
English (164)

Dutch (2)

German (2)

Covers
Contemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community