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Performer:

Lightnin Hopkins

Title:

A Legend In His Own Time

Genre:

Blues

MP3 album size:

1108 mb

Other music formats:

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Rating:

4.8 ✱

Style:

Texas Blues

Country:

US

Date of release:

1970

Lightnin Hopkins - A Legend In His Own Time album download

Samuel John "Lightnin'" Hopkins (March 15, 1912 – January 30, 1982) was an American country blues singer, songwriter, guitarist and occasional pianist, from Centerville, Texas. Rolling Stone magazine ranked him number 71 on its list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time. The musicologist Robert "Mack" McCormick opined that Hopkins is "the embodiment of the jazz-and-poetry spirit, representing its ancient form in the single creator whose words and music are one act".

Lightnin' Hopkins - The Blues. The Roling Stones have hand-picked a new blues compilation album 'Confessin The Blues' which is being released via UMG and BMG in November 2018. Lightnin' Hopkins - The Blues. 24 May at 12:29 ·. Enjoy the Best selection of the Texas Troubadour Lightnin' Hopkins! udiscovermusic. Lightnin' Hopkins: Remembering The Legacy Of The Texas Troubadour. Lightnin' Hopkins, born in Texas he spent his life playing his own special brand of country blues and became popular in America and Europe.

Lightnin' Hopkins (Artist) Format: Vinyl.

The Rooster Crowed in England. 1. - A Legend In His Own Time.

Lightnin' Hopkins, Lightnin' Hopkins, Various Artists. 2015 Original Album plus Bonus Tracks - 1959. 2015 Original Album plus Bonus Tracks - 1960.

Biography by Bill Dahl. His compulsive guitar playing and harsh, emotive voice made him one of the last great country blues singers.

Tracklist

A1 War News Blues 2:45
A2 Black Cat 2:28
A3 Bad Luck And Trouble 2:33
A4 Mistreated Blues 2:38
A5 Candy Kitchen 2:41
A6 Needed Time 2:50
B1 Appetite Blues 2:28
B2 One Kind Favor 2:47
B3 House Upon The Hill 2:33
B4 Everyday I Have The Blues 2:20
B5 Someday Baby 2:30
B6 Ticket Agent 2:37

Credits

  • Engineer – Jan Sambol
  • Reissue Producer – Bruce Bromberg, Frank Scott
  • Sleeve Notes – Michael Bromberg
  • Vocals, Guitar – Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B6)
  • Vocals, Piano – Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A5)

Notes

This version does not have a gatefold cover. It has the multi colour labels with blue background, but with black print on back cover.
All tracks recorded Houston, Texas circa 1950-51.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
KST 9008 Lightnin Hopkins* A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp) Kent KST 9008 US 1970
US-8-7785 Lightnin' Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(8-Trk, Album, RE) United Superior US-8-7785 US Unknown
US-7785, US 7785 Lightning Hopkins* A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp, RE) United , United US-7785, US 7785 US Unknown
KST 9008 Lightnin Hopkins* A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp, RE) Kent KST 9008 US 1970
30 AB 5608 Lightnin' Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp) Musidisc 30 AB 5608 France Unknown

Tracklist

A1 War News Blues 2:45
A2 Black Cat 2:28
A3 Bad Luck And Trouble 2:33
A4 Mistreated Blues 2:38
A5 Candy Kitchen 2:41
A6 Needed Time 2:50
B1 Appetite Blues 2:28
B2 One Kind Favor 2:47
B3 House Upon The Hill 2:33
B4 Everyday I Have The Blues 2:20
B5 Someday Baby 2:30
B6 Ticket Agent 2:37

Credits

  • Engineer – Jan Sambol
  • Reissue Producer – Bruce Bromberg, Frank Scott
  • Sleeve Notes – Michael Bromberg
  • Vocals, Guitar – Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B6)
  • Vocals, Piano – Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A5)

Notes

Gatefold cover.
Hexagon labels with black background used in 1970 only.
Lightnin' Hopkins - A Legend In His Own Time is a reissue with yellow Labels used later in the 70ies.

All tracks recorded Houston, Texas circa 1950-51.

Mfg. & Printed in U.S.A.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
KST 9008 Lightnin Hopkins* A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp) Kent KST 9008 US 1970
US-8-7785 Lightnin' Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(8-Trk, Album, RE) United Superior US-8-7785 US Unknown
US-7785, US 7785 Lightning Hopkins* A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp, RE) United , United US-7785, US 7785 US Unknown
KST 9008 Lightnin Hopkins* A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp, RE) Kent KST 9008 US 1970
30 AB 5608 Lightnin' Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp) Musidisc 30 AB 5608 France Unknown



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