Mississippi MacDonald is a three times British Blues Awards nominee, from London. He has been playing since he was 11 years old and has travelled extensively on the US blues trail, meeting, amongst others, Pinetop Perkins, Willie Big Eyes Smith, Otis Clay and BB King. In 2010, he was part of the team that purchased a gravestone for the late Hi Records recording artist and soul legend, OV Wright.
His seven albums have had significant international airplay and coverage, making the top 10 of the British Blues charts on four occasions.
Paul Jones described him as “splendid…..really really excellent”.
Blues In Britain magazine praised “…Mississippi’s Albert Collins’ flavoured guitar work….blistering. Soulful vocals and excellent fretwork. Genuine blues, played with passion and hugely appreciated”.
In 2021 he was signed to APM Records, and his album Do Right, Say Right was released to critical acclaim in November 2021.