The Search for Robert Johnson (1991)
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The Search for Robert Johnson 1991

The Search for Robert Johnson: is a 1991 UK television documentary film about the legendary Delta blues musician Robert Johnson, hosted by John Hammond, and produced and directed by Chris Hunt. In it, Hammond travels through the American Deep South to pursue topics such as Johnsons birth date, place and parents, his early musical development, performances and travels, romances, his mythic pact with the devil, his untimely murder in his late twenties, the discovery of possible offspring, and the uncertainty over where Johnson is buried. Throughout, Johnsons music is both foreground and background, from recordings of Johnson and as performed on camera by Hammond, David Honeyboy Edwards, and Johnny

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Claude Johnson David Jordan Eric Clapton John Hammond Keith Richards Richard Johnson Son House
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