Terry Evans

8,226 Plays
Snakes in the Grass (feat. Terry Evans & Ry Cooder)
Other Side of Heaven (Terry Evans & Ry Cooder Version)
Whipping Boy (feat. Terry Evans)

Terry Evans (born August 14, 1937) is an African American R&B, blues, and soul singer, guitarist and songwriter. He has worked with many musicians including Ry Cooder, Bobby King, John Fogerty, Eric Clapton, Joan Armatrading, John Lee Hooker, Boz Scaggs, Maria Muldaur and Hans Theessink. Cooder stated that he always thought that Evans made a better "frontman." From 1994 to the present, Evans has released seven solo albums, including Blues for Thought (1994) Come to the River (1997) and Fire in the Feeling (2005). Evans career has been inspired by Elmore James, Little Walter, Albert King, and B.B. King. Songs he has written have been recorded by Pops Staples and Louis Jordan.