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Lightnin Hopkins - A Legend In His Own Time

Lightnin Hopkins - A Legend In His Own Time
A Legend In His Own Time
Lightnin Hopkins
Texas Blues
KST 9008
MP3 album size:
2535 mb
FLAC album size:
2557 mb


1Appetite Blues2:28
2Needed Time2:50
3Bad Luck And Trouble2:33
4Mistreated Blues2:38
5Black Cat2:28
6House Upon The Hill2:33
7Someday Baby2:30
8Candy Kitchen2:41
9Ticket Agent2:37
10One Kind Favor2:47
11War News Blues2:45
12Everyday I Have The Blues2:20


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
KST 9008Lightnin Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp)KentKST 9008US1970
US-8-7785Lightnin' Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(8-Trk, Album, RE)United/SuperiorUS-8-7785USUnknown
US-7785, US 7785Lightning Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp, RE)United , United US-7785, US 7785USUnknown
KST 9008Lightnin Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp, RE)KentKST 9008US1970
30 AB 5608Lightnin' Hopkins A Legend In His Own Time ‎(LP, Comp)Musidisc30 AB 5608FranceUnknown


  • EngineerJan Sambol
  • Reissue ProducerBruce Bromberg, Frank Scott
  • Sleeve NotesMichael Bromberg
  • Vocals, GuitarLightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B6)
  • Vocals, PianoLightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A5)


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.



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