Morgan Freeman On The Road To The Blues

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MORGAN FREEMAN 2_A_6576821_sm copyWhile traveling on route 66 to the Delta, then driving down from Memphis, Tennessee, to Clarksdale, Mississippi, there’s no better guide than Morgan Freeman. The Oscar-winning actor was born there and still lives in the area. But even better, he opened his own Blues club, “Ground Zero,” where Blues legend Robert Johnson sealed a pact with the Devil 100 years ago. The roots of the Blues, is Memphis part of the Delta, the definition of a juke joint, the future of the Blues – we discuss all this with the legendary actor.