Blackie Boston

Born: Nov. 6, 1943 Panola, AL

R&B Vocals, Guitar aka Bennie Joe Houston

Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame

Boston Blackie (Bennie Joe Houston) (aka Dog Man) - Died 7-11-1993 in Chicago, IL, U.S. - Shot ( Blues ) Born 11-6-1943 in Panola, AL, U.S. - Singer and guitarist - Was a member of Sweetman And The Sugar Boys - Worked with Little Milton, Johnny B. Moore and Lee Shot Williams.

Source: http://thedeadrockstarsclub.com/1992.html

Tail Dragger (a.k.a. James Yancey Jones) did 17 months prison time for killing fellow bluesman Boston Blackie (Bennie Houston) in 1993, which obviously did not help his career either.

Source: http://blackgrooves.org/?p=1403

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