Ann Cole (January 24 or 29, 1934 – November 1986), born Cynthia Coleman, was an American R&B and gospel singer who has been described as "a genuinely great soul singer who had the misfortune to be too far ahead of her time".
Chess Records was an American record company, founded in 1950 in Chicago and specializing in blues and rhythm and blues.
Juke Blues is a British magazine covering blues, R&B, gospel, soul, zydeco and jazz.
McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913April 30, 1983), known professionally as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician who is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues".
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.
A record producer or track producer or music producer oversees and manages the sound recording and production of a band or performer's music, which may range from recording one song to recording a lengthy concept album.
Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.
Saul "Sol" Rabinowitz (April 26, 1924 – March 16, 2013) was an American music business executive.