Louisiana's contributions to the blues music genre are often overshadowed by its unique contributions to styles like jazz and Cajun.
But the roots of the blues run deep in Louisiana. Musicians from every corner of the state have helped shape this classic form while pushing it in entirely new directions—including zydeco, jazz, and the legendary New Orleans R&B that sparked rock and roll. Read more about blues music in Louisiana.
Buddy Guy speaks about his roots in Louisiana that helped inspire his famous blues music
Come to Louisiana where the music doesn't stop.