Pinetop Perkins and
Willie "Big Eyes" Smith Receive Grammy Award
legend Pinetop Perkins and Willie "Big Eyes" Smith received a
Best Traditional Blues Album award for their album "Joined at
the Hip" at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards held in February 2011.
Pinetop won a Grammy in the same category in 2007 and a Recording
Academy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2005.
History making didn't stop with the Grammy he received
in February, at 97 years of age, he also became the oldest
person to ever win a Grammy Award. Pinetop has also just
been awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2011
Governor's Awards for Excellence in the Arts.
Pinetop Perkins and Willie "Big Eyes" Smith - Joined
at the Hip
Read More at: Pinetop
Perkins Foundation ; Willie
"Big Eyes" Smith ; and Grammy