Ko Ko Taylor


Koko Taylor (September 28, 1928 - June 3, 2009, b. Cora Anna Walton) was an award-winning blues singer with distinctive raw, powerful vocals. She made a splash on the Pop/Rock charts in 1966 with her rendition of the blues standard, "Wang Dang Doodle."

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • Wang Dang Doodle (1966)

Pop charts debut year: 1966

Years active: 1958-2008

Genres: Chicago blues, electric blues, R&B, soul, soul blues, traditional blues

Labels: Alligator Records, MCA, Checker, Chess, Yambo Records, Charly Records


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