Koko Taylor

Born Sep 28, 1928
  • Singer, Musician, Actor
Koko Taylor, sometimes spelled KoKo Taylor, was an American Chicago blues singer, popularly known as the "Queen of the Blues." She was known primarily for her rough, powerful vocals and traditional blues stylings.
Koko Taylor

Koko Taylor Stats


: Cora Walton, Taylor, Koko, Queen of the Chicago Blues, Queen of the Blues, Little Cocoa, KoKo Tayler


: Singer, Musician, Actor


: African American


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: September 28, 1928

Place of Birth

: Memphis

Date of Death

: June 3, 2009

Place of Death

: Chicago

Koko Taylor Film Roles

  1. B.B. King: Blues Summit
  2. Blues Brothers 2000
    The Louisiana Gator Boys member #17
  3. Mercury Rising

Koko Taylor TV Guest Roles

  1. The Enforcers

Koko Taylor Albums

  1. Koko Taylor
  2. An Audience With the Queen
  3. Jump for Joy
  4. Love You Like a Woman
  5. Queen of the Blues
  6. South Side Lady
  7. The Blues Collection 29: Wang Dang Doodle
  8. Force of Nature
  9. Old School
  10. From the Heart of a Woman
Koko Taylor