Blind Willie Johnson
“The Voice” season 1 finalist Beverly McClellan has gotten some exposure to rock fans lately: she guests on guitar god Steve Vai’s new album “The Story Of Light,” singing a cover of Blind Willie Johnson’s “John The Revelator,” and she’s also opening for him on his current tour. Vai told CBS Local that when he heard McClellan sing at at NARAS event, he knew he wanted to collaborate with her.
“In the Black church, blindness has always carried a special gift. Blind Willie Johnson, Reverend Gary Davis, Arizona Dranes, Blind Willie McTell, Ray Charles, Stevie Wonder, The Blind Boys of Alabama: all have had a […]