Definition of bluesman in English:

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bluesman

Pronunciation: /ˈbluːzmən/

noun (plural bluesmen)

A male performer of blues music: archive footage of legendary bluesmen like Howlin' Wolf
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  • So often, when an old bluesman makes a new album, he's joined by a stellar cast of rock acolytes, paying their respects.
  • But what of those old bluesmen still left standing?
  • The travelling bluesman was the poet and entertainer of an underclass within the underclass.

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