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Music writer, historical commission seek to honor legacy of influential blues musician
yourhoustonnews.com - Before there was Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Eric Clapton, there was Algernon “Texas” Alexander.
In his popularity, he sang the blues across Texas, even traveling to New York City and Oklahoma singing and recording.
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