Holtwas born in Dallas, Texas in 1967 and grew up in
the piny woods of East
He was influenced early on by two women that played an
intricate part in raising him. Both of which had ties with
R.L. Griffin, a Texas Blues Legend.
After high school, Edwin moved to Mississippi and began his
musical career in the Delta learning from legends such was
Willie Foster and James "Son" Thomas.
Returning back to Dallas, Edwin became a sit in on R.L.
Griffin's Show and soon after joined The Little World Show
to play with R.L. Griffin after 15 years, has established
his own ten piece orchestra and has become a living legend
among the Black American community,