I'm like Robert Johnson
When you reach the crossroads
Me and the devil have to meet

from Talib Kweli (Ft. Abby Dobson & Nelly) – Before He Walked Lyrics on Rap Genius


Robert Johnson was a Blues musician in the 30s.

A legend surrounds his legacy claiming that he met the devil at a crossroads and sold his soul for mastery of music.

“Crossroad” is also a famous song of his.

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