Stevie Ray Vaughan,10/11/85, Greek Theater, Berkeley, CA. 82-22-17. American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. Eighteen albums of Vaughan's work have been released.
On February 22, 2000, Vaughan was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in Washington, D.C., one of only 79 performers to be so honored. He also won several W. C. Handy Awards, during his lifetime and posthumously, including Entertainer of the Year and Instrumentalist of the Year in 1984. In 2003, he was ranked #7 in Rolling Stone's list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.[