Muddy Waters

Muddy Waters

American blues singer and guitarist
The giant of postwar blues, who eloquently defined Chicago's swaggering, Delta-rooted sound with his declamatory vocals and piercing slide guitar.
BornApril 4, 1913
HometownIssaquena County, Mississippi, United States of America
Net worth$5 million
Height5'9" (1.75m)
SpouseMarva Jean Brooks (m 1979 - 1983)
ChildrenMud Morganfield , Big Bill Morganfield
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NMC administrators sue EY in UK for alleged audit negligence

  • The administrators of NMC Health PLC have filed a lawsuit against EY in the United Kingdom for alleged negligence on the audit work it did for the troubled hospital operator between 2012 to 2018, a spokesperson said. NMC, which used to be listed in London, ran into trouble in 2020 and went into administration after it disclosed more than $4 billion in hidden debt. NMC's troubles began in late 2019 when short-seller Muddy Waters questioned its financials, which led to a sharp fall in its share price.

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River Ganges rises to dangerous levels in Bihar, India

The River Ganges in India has risen to potentially dangerous levels in Bihar, amid heavy rains. Officials have warned locals against bathing in the river in many areas, with waters much deeper and faster than normal. The muddy waters are also raising concerns about silt management.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Muddy Waters Blues Band - The North Sea Jazz
Muddy Waters Blues Band - The North Sea Jazz
2020
Soundstage: Blues Summit in Chicago
Soundstage: Blues Summit in Chicago
2015
Muddy Waters & the Rolling Stones Live
Muddy Waters & the Rolling Stones Live
2012
The Last Waltz
The Last Waltz
PG
1h 57min
1978
Muddy Waters Blues Band: Live at Rockpalast: Westfalenhalle Dortmund
Muddy Waters Blues Band: Live at Rockpalast: Westfalenhalle Dortmund
1978
Muddy Waters: Got My Mojo Working
Muddy Waters: Got My Mojo Working