DIDDLEY, BO (1928-88)
American guitarist, singer, songwriter and musical producer.
SP – Signed Photograph – 4″x6″ black and white litho print on which, penned in gold marker pen, Diddley has written “Love from Bo Diddley ’93”.
Diddley’s use of African rhythms and a signature beat, a simple five-accent hambone rhythm, is a cornerstone of hip hop, rock and pop music. He is also recognized for his technical innovations, including distinctive rectangular guitar. Recipient of a Grammy from the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences.