Lightnin’ Hopkins
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1912-03-15
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Sam John Hopkins (March 15, 1912 – January 30, 1982), better known as Lightnin’ Hopkins, was an American country blues singer, songwriter, guitarist and occasional pianist, from Houston, Texas. Rolling Stone magazine included Hopkins at number 71 on their list ...

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Biography

Sam John Hopkins (March 15, 1912 – January 30, 1982), better known as Lightnin’ Hopkins, was an American country blues singer, songwriter, guitarist and occasional pianist, from Houston, Texas. Rolling Stone magazine included Hopkins at number 71 on their list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time.

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Goin' To Dallas To See My Pony Run
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Goin' To Dallas To See My Pony Run Goin' To Dallas To See My Pony Run Goin' To Dallas To See My Pony Run Goin' To Dallas To See My Pony Run
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Shinin' Moon
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Shinin' Moon Shinin' Moon Shinin' Moon Shinin' Moon
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I Got Tired
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I Got Tired I Got Tired I Got Tired I Got Tired
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Thinkin' 'Bout An Old Friend
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Thinkin' 'Bout An Old Friend Thinkin' 'Bout An Old Friend Thinkin' 'Bout An Old Friend Thinkin' 'Bout An Old Friend
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Nothin' But The Blues
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Nothin' But The Blues Nothin' But The Blues Nothin' But The Blues Nothin' But The Blues
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Shotgun Blues
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Shotgun Blues Shotgun Blues Shotgun Blues Shotgun Blues
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Katie Mae Blues
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Katie Mae Blues Katie Mae Blues Katie Mae Blues Katie Mae Blues
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Mama Blues
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Mama Blues Mama Blues Mama Blues Mama Blues
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Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On
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Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On
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The Howling Wolf
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The Howling Wolf The Howling Wolf The Howling Wolf The Howling Wolf
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Green Onion
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Green Onion Green Onion Green Onion Green Onion
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Happy Blues For John Glenn
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Happy Blues For John Glenn Happy Blues For John Glenn Happy Blues For John Glenn Happy Blues For John Glenn
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Lightnin' Boogie
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Lightnin' Boogie Lightnin' Boogie Lightnin' Boogie Lightnin' Boogie
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How Many More Years I Got To Let You Dog Me Around
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How Many More Years I Got To Let You Dog Me Around How Many More Years I Got To Let You Dog Me Around How Many More Years I Got To Let You Dog Me Around How Many More Years I Got To Let You Dog Me Around
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Santa
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Santa Santa Santa Santa
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Merry Christmas Baby
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Merry Christmas Baby Merry Christmas Baby Merry Christmas Baby Merry Christmas Baby
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Mojo Hand
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Mojo Hand Mojo Hand Mojo Hand Mojo Hand
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Honey Babe
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Honey Babe Honey Babe Honey Babe Honey Babe
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Dark and Cloudy
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Dark and Cloudy Dark and Cloudy Dark and Cloudy Dark and Cloudy
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Mean Old Frisco
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Mean Old Frisco Mean Old Frisco Mean Old Frisco Mean Old Frisco
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Awful Dreams
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Awful Dreams Awful Dreams Awful Dreams Awful Dreams
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Got Her Letter This Morning
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Got Her Letter This Morning Got Her Letter This Morning Got Her Letter This Morning Got Her Letter This Morning
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Catfish Blues
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Catfish Blues Catfish Blues Catfish Blues Catfish Blues
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Black Cat Bone
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Black Cat Bone Black Cat Bone Black Cat Bone Black Cat Bone
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Mary Lou
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Mary Lou Mary Lou Mary Lou Mary Lou
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Black Cadillac
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Black Cadillac Black Cadillac Black Cadillac Black Cadillac
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Jailhouse Blues
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Jailhouse Blues Jailhouse Blues Jailhouse Blues Jailhouse Blues
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Happy New Year
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Happy New Year Happy New Year Happy New Year Happy New Year
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Wake Up Old Maid
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Wake Up Old Maid Wake Up Old Maid Wake Up Old Maid Wake Up Old Maid
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Come Back Baby
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Come Back Baby Come Back Baby Come Back Baby Come Back Baby
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Long Gone Like A Turkey Through The Corn
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Long Gone Like A Turkey Through The Corn Long Gone Like A Turkey Through The Corn Long Gone Like A Turkey Through The Corn Long Gone Like A Turkey Through The Corn
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See That My Grave Is Kept Clean
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See That My Grave Is Kept Clean See That My Grave Is Kept Clean See That My Grave Is Kept Clean See That My Grave Is Kept Clean
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Automobile Blues
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Automobile Blues Automobile Blues Automobile Blues Automobile Blues
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Little Wail
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Little Wail Little Wail Little Wail Little Wail
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Jesus Will You Come By Here
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Jesus Will You Come By Here Jesus Will You Come By Here Jesus Will You Come By Here Jesus Will You Come By Here
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Biography

Sam John Hopkins (March 15, 1912 – January 30, 1982), better known as Lightnin’ Hopkins, was an American country blues singer, songwriter, guitarist and occasional pianist, from Houston, Texas. Rolling Stone magazine included Hopkins at number 71 on their list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time.

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".

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