Paul Stanley, the iconic vocalist of KISS, wished a happy birthday to the Blues legend Buddy Guy and expressed how he was amazed by Guy’s musical genius.
Stanley took Instagram to celebrate a very special birthday. He conveyed his birthday wishes to one of the masters of Blues music, Buddy Guy, who turned 84 this year. Stanley said about Guy that he continues to lead the way for the next generations in the music industry.
Paul Stanley revealed that he saw Buddy Guy in 1968 and dropped his jaw at that moment. Stanley admitted that nothing has changed since then. He said he still exceedingly respects him and is fascinated by him.
Buddy Guy, whose real name is George, has been known as a great musician who influenced lots of guitarists such as Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jeff Beck, Gary Clark Jr. and John Mayer. He is an exponent of Chicago blues and eight times Grammy-winning legend.
Here is what Stanley said about Buddy Guy on his Instagram post:
“Happy Birthday Buddy Guy! You continue to blaze a path few half your age can follow. Seeing you in 1968 my jaw dropped and nothing has changed.”
You can see Stanley’s post below.