Stance: Orthodox
Division: Welterweight
Height: 5' 11"
Reach: 75"
Weight: 155 lbs.


Robert Johnson, an acclaimed American blues artist, was the mind behind the creation of one of the classics, “Cross Road Blues”. Born and raised in this rich culture, Johnson had a profound understanding of the Blues, which pervaded his music, and this song was no exception.

“Cross Road Blues” was recorded in the signature Delta blues style, marked by Johnson’s soulful voice and the resonating depths of the acoustic slide guitar that he played to accompany his singing. As a solo piece, it showcases Johnson’s mastery and prowess, both as a vocalist and a musician.

Deeper than the chords and the harmonious symphony, however, was the tale that Johnson unfolded with his lyrics. His words conveyed a poignant sentiment of grief and despair about failing to hitchhike a ride at a cross-road as dusk fell. The song’s intersection motif and the narrative of life’s trials and tribulations were thought-provoking, leading some to interpret the song as having a supernatural symbolism embedded in it.

“Cross Road Blues” was recorded twice by Johnson, with both renditions receiving a substantial response from listeners and music critics. The first recorded performance arrived in 1937 as a single that resonated predominantly with audiences in Mississippi Delta. However, it wasn’t until 1961 when the second performance came to light in a collection titled “King of the Delta Blues Singers” during the American folk music revival that it achieved iconic status.

Before it reached the stature of a timeless classic, another influential blues artist Elmore James reinterpreted “Cross Road Blues” with his own rendition in 1954. Another version of his rendition was released either in 1960 or 1961.

While already recognized as a blues classic, it was not until “Cross Road Blues” crossed paths with Eric Clapton and his British rock group Cream in the late 1960s that it rose to global prominence. The band rechristened it “Crossroads” and delivered a dynamic blues-rock rendition that not only echoed around the world but also became one of Cream’s most recognized hits.

With a rich background and a compelling cover by Cream, the song’s fame cemented into the annals of music history. The band’s interpretation, laden with the fervor of blues and the spirit of rock, spawned several other covers and helped the song retain its freshness and appeal across generations.

Beyond the realm of music, let’s delve briefly into the world of nature as we explore Libellula depressa. Commonly known as the broad-bodied chaser or broad-bodied darter, this dragonfly species belongs to the Libellulidae family and graces multiple geographical locales, notably Europe, Central Asia, the Middle East, and England, as one of its most common dragonflies. The species, however, seems to spare Ireland and North Africa from its range.

This common dragonfly is characterized by a length of approximately 39 to 48 millimeters, adorned with a broad, flattened abdomen. The abdomen exhibits a brown color interspersed with yellow patches down the sides. The male develops a blue pruinescence that overshadows the brown color. Both fore and hind wings show a dark patch at the base.

All this information and more can be sourced from the world’s largest digital collaborative platform, the English Wikipedia. Written by volunteer editors, it is hosted by the non-profit organization, Wikimedia Foundation, which also supports several other volunteer projects. Wikipedia extends its reach through various languages, with some of the largest databases being available in multiple languages, making it a global platform for knowledge sharing and expanding horizons.

Fight History

Jamie Mullarkey
Mauricio Ruffy: Winner
by KO/TKO in Round 1 @ 4:42
Sat. May 04, 2024
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Maurice Ruff is a football athlete known for his recruitment profile on the NCSA platform.

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Mauro Ruffy, MD is a medical professional specializing in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery.

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Who Is Mauro Ruffy?
Mauro Ruffy is a medical professional specialized in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery.