Morris Pejoe

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Morris Pejoe LP cover | tc049

One of the lesser known artistes who recorded for Chess in the early days, Pejas Morris (Morris Pejoe) was born in 1924 and died on 27 July 1982. Originally a violinist, he began playing guitar in the late 1940s. His wife was the blues singer Mary Lane. Their children Lynne Lane and her son Morris Pejoe Jr. are also blues singers.

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