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  1. The NPR 100: The Story Of ‘I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man’

    On April 4, 1915, McKinley Morganfield was born near Rolling Fork, Miss. He was raised by his grandmother; legend has it that, after watching him play in a creek, she nicknamed him Muddy Waters. In 1954, Waters recorded the song that would take his name to a wide audience: "I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man."

    Part of the 2000 NPR series to identify the 100 most important songs of the 20th century

    —Huffduffed by smokler