John Dawson "JohnnyWinter III (February 23, 1944 – July 16, 2014) was an American singer and guitarist. Winter was known for his high-energy blues rock albums and live performances in the late 1960s and 1970s. He also produced three Grammy Award-winning albums for blues singer and guitarist Muddy Waters.

The great Johnny Winter, what a player! And a true gentleman R.I.P. Johnny.