Oakland Blues Roster



In Appreciation of their Music
*Denotes Oakland Blues Walk of Fame


Rustee Allen
Bernard Anders
Lee Ashford*
Morris Atchison, Sr.
The Ballads*
Eugene Blacknell*
Bobby Blue Bland*
Charles Brown*
“Terrible Tom” Bowden*
Gaylord Burch
Chris Burns
John A. Burton*
Faye Carol*
Ray Charles*
Pee Wee Crayton*
Nat King Cole*
Bobby Cochran
Sammy Davis, Jr*  
Dell & Tippie*
Big Bob Deance*
Sugar Pie DeSanto*
Ray Dobard
Domingo
K.C. Douglas*
Joel Durham*
Phil Elwood*
Big John Evans*
Jon Faddis
Michael Flowers
Bobby Forte*
Eddie Foster*
The Natural Four*
Aretha Franklin*
The Fuller Brothers*
Jesse Fuller*  
Johnny Fuller*
Lowell Fulson*
Willie G
Phillip “Roscoe” Gallo
Adam Gabriel
Erroll Garner
Bob Geddins, Sr.*

Dell Graham
Larry Graham*
Carl Green*
The Green Brothers*
John Handy*
The Edwin Hawkins Singers*
Roy Hawkins*
The Hartfield Brothers* (Chauncey, David, Robert)
Hi Tide Harris
The Edwin Hawkins Singers*
Johnny Heartsman*
Lonnie Hewitt
Billie Holiday*
Marvin Holmes*
John Lee Hooker*
Maxine Howard*
Freddie Hughes*
Ivory Joe Hunter
Jackie Ivory
Etta James*
Adolph Jacobs*
Jesse James
Bob Jeffries
Slim Jenkins*
Vernon (Garrett) and (Baby) Jewel (vocal duo)
Dalhart Johnson*
Trudy Johnson*
Raincoat Jones*
J.J. “Bad Boy”Jones  
Louis Jordan*
Ed Kelly*
The Right Kind*
Ivory Joe King*
B.B. King*
Saunders Samuel King*
Eartha Kitt*
Geno Landry (or “Geneo”)
James Levi
Sarah Levingston  
Little Stanley Lippitt*
The Lockett Brothers*
Esther & William Mabry*
John Mastory
Finny Mo*
Curtis Moore
James Moore*

Dorothy Morrison*
Jimmy McCracklin*
The Nicholas Brothers*
Esther’s Orbit Room*
Sergio Oseguera
Johnny Otis*
Jay Payton*
Little Esther Phillips*
Perry Phillips*
Billy Pigrum*
The Pointer Sisters*
Larry Randolph
Paul Reid
Reid’s Records
L.C. “Good Rockin’” Robinson*
Willie Riser
Haskell “Cool Papa” Sadler*  
Omar Sharriff (aka Dave Alexander Elam)
Todd Anthony Shaw
Joe Simon*
Ronnie Smith
Beverly Stovall
Charles Sullivan*
Big Mama Thornton*
Johnny Talbott, (aka Johnny Tolbert)*
Lafayette “Thing” Thomas*
Wylie Trass*
Johnny Turk*
Ike & Tina Turner*
Larry Vann
T-Bone Walker*
Michael Oliver Warren
Minor Williams
Dinah Washington*
Mississippi Johnny Waters
Teddy Blues Master Watson*
Ron (Bobby) Wells
Henry Delton Williams*
Lenny Williams*  
Leon Williams
Jimmy Wilson*
Stan Wilson*
Wolf’s Records
Bobby Young
Rusty Zinn