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Billy Boy Arnold

William “Billy Boy” Arnold (born September 16, 1935, Chicago, Illinois) is an American blues harmonica player, singer and songwriter.

Seemingly under rated, but still a considerable influence.

I ain’t got you

I wish you would


The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on lead guitar, revived both “I Wish You Would” and “I Ain’t Got You” in 1964, testifying to Arnold’s influence on the British blues explosion. “It really gave me a boost all the way around,” says Billy. “It was a great compliment.” 

Sweet on you Baby

Every day,every night

Love me baby


Keep listening and learning -here is a lesson from Liam Ward


and that version by the Yardbirds with Eric Clapton: