Song of the Day: Lonnie Johnson, “Too Late To Cry”

Jazz and blues singer, songwriter, guitarist, and violinist Lonnie Johnson would be 123 years old today. His single-note solos on 6 and 12-string guitar influenced guitar players such as Charlie Christian and Django Reinhardt, and is the first person to play an amplified (electric) violin. "Too Late To Cry" was recorded later in his career.

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