Diddley

n. family name; Bo Diddley (born 1928 as Elias McDaniel), African-American guitar player and singer who influenced later rock musicians

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Diddley — Bo Diddley (* 30. Dezember 1928 in McComb, Mississippi; † 2. Juni 2008 in Archer, Florida) war ein US amerikanischer Rock n Roll und Bluesmusiker. Diddley gilt wegen der Erfindung seines synkopischen 4/4 Beats [1] als ein Pionier des Rock n Roll …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Diddley, Bo — ▪ 2009 Otha Ellas Bates; Ellas McDaniel        American singer, songwriter, and guitarist born Dec. 30, 1928, McComb, Miss. died June 2, 2008, Archer, Fla. was one of the most influential performers of rock music s early period. Raised mostly in… …   Universalium

  • Diddley — /did lee/, n. Bo /boh/, (Elias McDaniel), born 1928, U.S. rock n roll singer, guitarist, and composer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Diddley — /ˈdɪdli/ (say didlee) noun Bo (born Otha Ellis Bates, later Ellas McDaniel), 1928–2008, US rhythm and blues guitarist, singer and composer; influential rock n roll musician …   Australian English dictionary

  • diddley — noun a small worthless amount you don t know jack • Syn: ↑jack, ↑doodly squat, ↑diddly squat, ↑diddlysquat, ↑diddly shit, ↑diddlyshit, ↑diddly, ↑squat, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diddley Daddy — Single by Bo Diddley B side She s Fine, She s Mine Released June 195 …   Wikipedia

  • Diddley bow — The diddley bow is a string instrument of African origin made popular in America, probably developed from instruments found on the Ghana coast of west Africa. The diddley bow is rarely heard outside the rural south. Other nicknames for this… …   Wikipedia

  • Bo Diddley — ➡ Diddley * * * …   Universalium

  • Bo Diddley — à Prague en 2005. Nom Ellas Otha Bates McDaniel Naissance …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bo Diddley — This article is about the singer. For the album, see Bo Diddley (album). For the song, see Bo Diddley (song). Bo Diddley Background information Birth name …   Wikipedia

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