Theodore Joseph “Ted” Horowitz
(born March 31, 1960, The Bronx, New York City, United States),
who plays under the stage name of Popa Chubby,
is an American electric blues singer, songwriter, and guitarist.
Horowitz first came to public attention after winning
a national blues talent search sponsored by KLON,
a public radio station in Long Beach, California.
He won the New Artist of the Year award and as a result
was chosen as the opening act at the Long Beach Blues Festival