Eddie C. Campbell

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Eddie C. Campbell (May 6, 1939 – November 20, 2018) was an American blues guitarist and singer in the Chicago blues scene. He was born in Duncan, Mississippi, but raised in Chicago.[1] Campbell's debut album, King of the Jungle was released in 1977. Campbell's last album was Spider Eating Preacher (Delmark, 2012). It was nominated for a Blues Music Award in 2013 in the category Traditional Blues Album.[2]

Campbell died in Oak Park, Illinois on November 20, 2018 from complications of a stroke, aged 79.[3]

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  1. "Biography by Bill Dahl". Allmusic.com. Retrieved June 3, 2009.
  2. "Blues Music Awards Nominees – 2013 – 34th Blues Music Awards". Blues.org. Retrieved 2013-03-21.
  3. "Eddie C. Campbell, a master of West Side blues, dies at 79", Chicago Tribune, November 20, 2018