Texas-born Sugaray began his musical career before the age of seven singing and playing the drums in church. His gospel influence can be heard and felt in his music. Rayford’s phrasing is intimate and conversational, with a powerful, sexy, & soulful voice.

He is a 2020 Grammy Nominated artist, BMA Award-winning, Texas soul-blues singer and actor. His performances are legendary and full of energy and passion, and when he belts out a song you not only hear it, but you feel it too.

Here he gives us his Top 10 favourite blues tracks and a little insight into why each one is special to him.

1- Son House – Death Letter

This song has always meant everything to me, it literally reminds me of the time when I found out about my mother and grandmother’s deaths.