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".
Finest Music Collection: Lightnin' Hopkins. 2015 Original Album plus Bonus Tracks - 1960.
Lightnin' Hopkins (re-released as The Roots of Lightnin' Hopkins) is an album by blues musician Lightnin' Hopkins, recorded in 1959 and released on the Folkways label.
In 1920, Hopkins met the legendary Blind Lemon Jefferson at a social function and got a chance to play with him. His cousin was Texas Alexander. While they were playing together in Houston in 1946, he was discovered by Lola Anne Cullum of Los Angeles' Aladdin Records. Strong recordings followed from Hopkins, such as his song "Mojo Hand" (1960). He later inspired many artists such as Jimmie Vaughan, Townes Van Zandt and.
Features Song Lyrics for Lightnin' Hopkins's The Collection album. Bald Headed Woman Lyrics. Lightnin' Hopkins Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. All Music News . Popular Lightnin' Hopkins Lyrics.
Lightnin' Hopkins - Don't Treat That Man, Way You Treat Me (Live) (04:33, 320Kb/s). Lightnin' Hopkins - I'm Gonna Meet My Baby Somewhere (Live) (05:10, 320Kb/s). Lightnin' Hopkins - Leave Jike Mary Alone (Live) (04:29, 320Kb/s). Lightnin' Hopkins - You Treat Po' Lightin' Wrong (Live) (06:34, 320Kb/s). Lightnin' Hopkins - I Heard My Children Crying (Live) (05:58, 320Kb/s). Lightnin' Hopkins - There's Good Rockin' Tonight (Live) (06:11, 320Kb/s). On this page you can listen to the album, get information about the album, see the list of songs and much more. Listen online and stay in a good mood. Org Album: Lightnin' Hopkins "Live" At the Bird Lounge (2018).
|Lonesome Dog Blues|
|Sometimes She Will|
|Have You Ever Loved A Woman|
|Shake That Thing|
|I'm Leaving You Now|
|Walk A Long Time|
|Bring Me My Shotgun|
|Black Mare Trot|
|Just Sittin' Down Thinkin'|
|REV413-4||Lightnin' Hopkins||The Collection (CD, Comp)||The Revue Collection||REV413-4||US||1996|
|REV413-4||Lightnin' Hopkins||The Collection (Cass, Comp)||The Revue Collection||REV413-4||US||1996|