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Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: June 8, 1944

After first finding acclaim as a member of the Steve Miller Band, singer/songwriter Boz Scaggs went on to enjoy considerable solo success in the 1970s. Born William Royce Scaggs in Ohio on June 8, 1944, he was raised in Oklahoma and Texas, and while attending prep school in Dallas met guitarist Steve Miller.

After joining Miller's group the Marksmen as a vocalist in 1959, the pair later attended the University of Wisconsin together, playing in blues bands like the Ardells and the Fabulous Knight Trains. In 1963 Scaggs returned to Dallas alone, fronting an R&B unit dubbed the Wigs; after relocating to England, the group promptly disbanded, and two of its members — John Andrews and Bob Arthur — soon formed Mother Earth. Scaggs remained in Europe, singing on street corners; in Sweden he recorded a failed solo LP, 1965's Boz, before returning to the U.S. two years later....
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    Memphis

    429 Records
    2013
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    Speak Low

    Gray Cat Records
    2008
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    But Beautiful

    Gray Cat Records
    2003
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    But Beautiful - Standards: Volume 1

    Gray Cat Records
    2003
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    Standards Volume I: But Beautiful

    Gray Cat
    2003
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    It All Went Down The Drain

    Gray Cat Records
    1997
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    Silk Degrees

    Gray Cat Records
    1977
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