Which rock group took its name from a song by blues great Muddy Waters?

Which rock group took its name from a song by blues great Muddy Waters? -The Beatles -Led Zeppelin -Grateful Dead -The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones

Answer: McKinley Morganfield, known professionally as Muddy Waters, was a blues musician who is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues". Muddy’s influence changed the face of the blues and shaped the genre, which would become known as Rock and Roll. The Rolling Stones named themselves after Muddy’s 1950 song "Rollin' Stone”. There is also another song named after the Muddy Waters' song, namely Bob Dylan's hit single “Like a Rolling Stone”. Rolling Stone magazine even took its name from the same song. The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London in 1962. The first stable line-up consisted of Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Bill Wyman, Charlie Watts, and Ian Stewart. Stewart was removed from the official line-up in 1963 but continued as a touring member until his death in 1985. Origin: London, United Kingdom (1962) Members: Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood, Brian Jones, MORE Genres: Rock, Blues rock, Rock and roll Did you know: The Rolling Stones' "A Bigger Bang Tour" is the second-highest-grossing concert tour of all time ($558,255,524). wikipedia.org


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