Robert Leroy Johnson (May 1911 – August was an American blues singer and musician. His landmark recordings from display a combination of singing, guitar skills, and songwriting talent that have influenced later generations of musicians.
Randy Rhodes, Ozzy Osbourne’s guitarist immediately post Black Sabbath. Although he only played with Ozzie for a few years before his untimely death in a plane crash in 1982 his influence is still felt across the guitar playing world
I've included this picture because Willie Nelson is a great example of country music at it's best. If a band of country music were to look for inspiration, Willie Nelson would be a great icon to look up at.