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Lowell Fulson March 31, — March 7,  was an American blues guitarist and songwriterin the West Coast blues tradition. He also recorded for contractual reasons as Lowell Fullsom and Lowell Fulsom. He stated that he was of Cherokee ancestry through his father, but he also claimed Choctaw ancestry.
His father was killed when Lowell was a child, and a few years later he moved with his mother and brothers to live Love N Things - Lowell Fulson - The World Of Lowell Fulson - Reconsider Baby Clarita and attended school at Coalgate. At the age of eighteen, he moved to Ada, OklahomaNo Sleep - The Scenics - Dead Man Walks Down Bayview joined Alger "Texas" Alexander for a few months in but later moved to Californiawhere he formed a band which soon included a young Ray Charles and the Next Man - Envenom - Dream On EP saxophone player Stanley Turrentine.
Fulson was drafted in and served in the U. Navy until It was recorded in Dallas under the supervision of Stan Lewis with a saxophone section that included David "Fathead" Newman on tenor and Leroy Cooper on baritone.
Jackie Brenston played in Fulson's band Love N Things - Lowell Fulson - The World Of Lowell Fulson - Reconsider Baby and Fulson stayed with the Checker label intowhen he moved to Kent Recordsbased in Los Angeles. His companion, Tina Mayfield, stated that the causes of death were complications from kidney disease, diabetesand congestive heart failure. He was the father of four and grandfather of thirteen. ZZ Top included a version of "Tramp" on their album Mescalerociting Fulson's guitar prowess as an inspiration to recreate the song.
Jump bluesWest Coast blues.
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