Clapton, Richards, & Blues Luminaries Pay Tribute To Hubert Sumlin

On Friday night (24 February 2012) at the Apollo Theater in New York City, a who's who of blues guitarists and musicians gathered to honor the memory of one of the legends, Hubert Sumlin. The evening was initially planned as a celebration of Hubert's 80th Birthday, but when he passed in December, it became a tribute to him. The evening was a benefit for the Jazz Foundation of America, which supports 6,000 musician emergency cases each year. A fund has now been established in Hubert's name which will help jazz and blues legends in crisis.
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