Marquise Knox (born in 1991) is a native of Granada, Mississippi and a legend in the making. Marquise hails from a musical family deeply entrenched in the Blues tradition. He learned how to play guitar from his grandmother whose family were sharecroppers and whose great, great grandparents were slaves. For him, Blues is his heritage. Knox spent his early teenage years in St. Louis, MIssouri mentoring under the late great Blues legend, N.E.A.