T-Model Ford was an American blues musician born on June 20, 1924 in Forest, Mississippi. He gained recognition for his raw and gritty style of Delta blues. With a career spanning several decades, T-Model Ford left a lasting impact on the blues genre.
His music is often compared to other influential artists such as Junior Kimbrough, Asie Payton, and R.L. Burnside. T-Model Ford's unique sound combined elements of traditional Delta blues with modern electric guitar techniques.
Throughout his life, T-Model Ford collaborated with various musicians including Charles Caldwell, Kenny Brown, and Jessie Mae Hemphill. His discography includes notable albums like "Pee Wee Get My Gun" and "She Ain't None of Your'n". Despite facing hardships and adversity throughout his life, T-Model Ford's passion for the blues never wavered.