Jimi Hendrix was arguably the greatest instrumentalist in the history of rock music. Many musicians nowadays see Jimi Hendrix as a legend. Especially the guitarists, because Jimi Hendrix played mostly on his electric guitar.
James 'Jimmie' Strother, blind musician convicted of murdering his wife in prison, folklorist John A. Lomax visited, recorded and preserved Jimmie's music in Library o' Congress Archive o' Folk Song. pic State Prison Records Collection, Library of VA
"Blind" Willie Johnson was an American singer and guitarist, whose music straddled the border between blues and spirituals. While the lyrics of his songs were often religious, his music drew from both sacred and blues traditions.
'Ripley Blues' CANNON'S JUG STOMPERS (1928) Banjo Blues Legend