Marcia Ball

Marcia Ball


Marcia Ball (born 20 March 1949) is an American blues singer and pianist born in Orange, Texas but who grew up in Vinton, Louisiana. This same region spawned other American blues greats, including Clifton Chenier, Janis Joplin, Lonnie Brooks, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, and Kenny Neal.

Born into a musical family, Ball began playing piano at age 5, and showed an early interest in New Orleans style piano playing, as exemplified by Fats Domino, Professor Longhair, and James Booker. Read more on Last.fm


Performing at

Jazz Fest - New Orleans Jazz & Heritage

27 - 30 April, 1 - 6 May 2018

New Orleans, Louisiana, United States

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Also performing at

Beale Street Music

Beale Street Music

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Popular videos

Marcia Ball - "The Party's Still Going On" (eTown webisode #371)
Marcia Ball-Christmas Fais Do Do
You Make Me Happy