I've been having a lot of fun with this series, mostly because it's the first time I've seen video of the featured artists performing live. Since I don't want it to seem like men are the only ones capable of rocking, today I give you Big Mama Thornton (in keeping with my string of performers whose names start with "Big"). I don't like to give too much commentary, so enjoy!
I'm sorry about the ad at the beginning of this next one, but it really rocks and is worth it.
If this doesn't get your toes tapping, you have problems. Here's Big Joe performing for a bunch of white kids in the movie, Shake, Rattle & Roll!
Big Bill Broonzy is one of my favorite blues artists. This was one of the only YouTube videos I could find of him performing live. Here's another one with some vocals:
You can Netflix it HERE.