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Music – 1979 – Delbert McClinton – Take It Easy Loving Me + Victim Of Life Circumstances – Live ACL

Delbert McClinton is an American blues rock and electric blues singer-songwriter, guitarist, harmonica player, and pianist. 

From his first professional stage appearance in 1957 to his most recent national tour in 2018….he has recorded albums for several major record labels….and singles that have reached the Billboard Hot 100….Mainstream Rock Tracks….and Hot Country Songs charts

His highest-charting single was “Tell Me About It”….which was a 1992 duet with Tanya Tucker that reached # 4 on the Country chart. Four of his albums have been # 1 on the U.S. Blues chart….and another reached # 2. His highest charting pop hit was 1980’s Giving It Up for Your Love” …..which peaked at # 8 on the Hot 100.

Delbert McClinton has earned three Grammy awards…..1992 Rock Performance by a Duo with Bonnie Raitt for “Good Man, Good Woman”…. a 2002 Contemporary Blues Album for “Nothing Personal”….and a 2006 Contemporary Blues Album for “Cost of Living.” He has been nominated for seven Grammy Awards as of 2018.

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