Charley Patton is considered by many to be the single most important figure in the history of traditional blues. He was a profound shaper and a giant figure in Mississippi Delta Blues. The combined power of his vocal and guitar dynamics is unparalleled. Patton's legacy is an imposing body of powerful and eloquent music. This Yazoo label 28-track, 2LP compilation collects works the music legend recorded between June 1929 and February 1934.