From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Pillow, Faith

(born: 1954  -  died: 2003) 

Born in Louisville, KY, Pillow was a singer and songwriter of blues, jazz and folk. Her 30-year career included ten years in Europe. She opened for Muddy Waters for three years. Pillow died unexpectedly during surgery at the University of Louisville Hospital. She was the daughter of Lucien and Archie Johnson Pillow. For more see Faith Pillow and listen online to her songs, at Faith Pillow website.

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“Pillow, Faith,” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed May 25, 2024,

Last modified: 2017-09-11 16:02:21