This marker honors musicians Gus Cannon, Robert Wilkins and Jim Jackson. Gus Cannon wrote “Walk Right In,” which was recorded by the 1960’s folk group, the Rooftop Singers. Blues artists Robert Wilkins and Jim Jackson were Hernando natives.
Located at 400 West Park Street in Hernando, “Beale Town Bound” Blues Trail Marker is one of four markers located in DeSoto County.
www.msbluestrail.org or www.sodesoto.com