9/11/1940 - 2/24/2015
The Blues: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Robert Belfour
Robert "Wolfman" Belfour, a Mississippi-born blues musician from Memphis, Tennessee, has died. He was 74.
Belfour was found at his home Feb. 25 by his sister-in-law and nephew, according to the Memphis Commercial Appeal .
Belfour, whose father taught him to play the guitar at an early age, learned the blues from musicians such as R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough and Otha Turner. His percussive playing style emanated from Mississippi's hill country.
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