Fred traveled to the Mississippi Delta
where the Jus' Blues Foundation
honored him with the James Brown Heritage Award Saturday in Tunica. He was among soulful friends old and new during the organization's 15th annual Blues Awards Week.
Attendees included Millie Jackson
, Vasti Jackson
, Bobby Rush
, and Fred's former JB compatriots Martha High
and Vickie Anderson
In other news, Fred ranked No. 9 in AL.com's survey
asking readers who the Alabama Music Hall of Fame
should induct next.
Enjoy the photos below, and click here for a video interview
|With Jus' Blues founder and president Charles Mitchell.|
|With Vasti Jackson, Bobby Rush and Mitchell.|
|With Millie Jackson.|
|In a TV interview with Memphis News Channel 3|