Robert Cray was the blues laureate of infidelity in the '80s and early '90s, a smooth and innovative classic-soul craftsman who brought synthesizers to blues, gave John Lee Hooker a career-jolting backing band, and crossed over to MTV with 1986's "Smoking Gun" on pure strength of haunting riff, murderous lyric, and tersely expressive guitar solo. Cray may be best known for that and other songs included on the 1999... More >>>