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Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins - The Rooster Crowed In England album

Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins - The Rooster Crowed In England album Performer: Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins
Title: The Rooster Crowed In England
Style: Country Blues, Texas Blues
Date of release: 1960
Country: UK
Size MP3: 1948 mb
Size FLAC: 1308 mb
Rating: 4.6
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Guitar, Vocals – Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A1 to A7, B1 to B5). Photography By – Andy Hanson. Piano, Vocals – Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A8, B6). Producer – Doug Dobell. Catalog number 77 LA 12-1 on back cover, number 77-LA-12-1 on labels. Comes With a Mimeograph sheet. Front-laminated flipback sleeve. Printed in England by West Brothers - Printers, Limited - Mitcham. All tracks recorded in Houston, Texas, . February 26th, May 12th, July 20th, 1959, except tracks A8, B6 recorded in 1954.

In 1968, Hopkins recorded the album Free Form Patterns, backed by the rhythm section of the psychedelic rock band 13th Floor Elevators. Through the 1960s and into the 1970s, he released one or sometimes two albums a year and toured, playing at major folk music festivals and at folk clubs and on college campuses in the . The Rooster Crowed in England (77, 1959 ). Lightnin' Hopkins (Folkways, 1959) - reissued as The Roots of Lightnin' Hopkins. Country Blues (Tradition, 1959). Autobiography in Blues (Tradition, 1960). Saxon, Wolfgang (February 1, 1982). Obituary: Sam (Lightnin') Hopkins, 69; Blues Singer and Guitarist". Retrieved November 11, 2012.

Listen free to Lightnin' Hopkins – The Rooster Crowed In England (Hello England, Beggin' Up And Down The Streets and more). 13 tracks (). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last. 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".

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Guitar, Vocals – Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A1 to A7, B1 to B5) Piano, Vocals – Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A8, B6). About this release. 77 Records ‎– 77-LA-12-1 (UK). Thanks to snobb for the addition.

Sam "Lightnin'" Hopkins (1912-1982) was a blues singer, songwriter and guitarist from Houston, Texas. His long career began in the country blues era; in his youth he worked as an accompanist to the legendary Blind Lemon Jefferson, as well as with another noted singer, Texas Alexander. Like a number of other blues singers, he also spent time in prison, but in the post-World War Two period, when urban blues was popular with black audiences, he achieved fame with a succession of R&B hits. 13 January 1991: My Momma Told Me (album - Houston's King Of The Blues Historic Recordings 1952-1953) Blues Classics. 19 August 1998: Back To Arkansas (LP - The Rooster Crowed In England) 77. 05 January 1999: Happy New Year (LP - Blue Yule) Rhino. 28 January 1999: Lonesome Dog Blues (LP – Jake Head Boogie) Ace.

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Tracklist

A1 Hello England (Spoken Intro. With Guitar)
A2 Beggin' Up And Down The Streets
A3 When The Saints Go Marchin' In
A4 Hard Headed Children
A5 Dig Me In The Morning
A6 Have You Ever Seen A One-Eyed Woman Cry?
A7 Black Snake
A8 Met The Blues At The Corner
B1 How Many Days Must I Wait
B2 If You Ever Been Mistreated
B3 Back To Arkansas
B4 Children's Boogie
B5 Blues For Queen Elizabeth
B6 Goin' To Galveston

Companies, etc.

  • Printed By – West Brothers Printers Limited
  • Distributed By – Dobells Jazz Record Shop

Credits

  • Cover – Stuart McMillan
  • Edited By, Recorded By, Liner Notes – Mack McCormick
  • Guitar, Vocals – Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins* (tracks: A1 to A7, B1 to B5)
  • Photography By – Andy Hanson*
  • Piano, Vocals – Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins* (tracks: A8, B6)
  • Producer – Doug Dobell

Notes

Catalog number 77 LA 12-1 on back cover, number 77-LA-12-1 on labels.
Made in England. This version has 'made in England' on label just below 77 Records.
Comes With a Mimeograph sheet.
Front-laminated, NO flipback sleeve.
Printed in England by West Brothers - Printers, Limited - Mitcham

All tracks recorded in Houston, Texas, U.S.A. February 26th, May 12th, July 20th, 1959, except tracks A8, B6 recorded in 1954.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): RSH 219-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): RSH 220-3

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
77-LA-12-1, 77 LA 12-1 Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins* The Rooster Crowed In England ‎(LP, Album, Mono) 77 Records, 77 Records 77-LA-12-1, 77 LA 12-1 UK 1959
77-LA-12-1 Sam 'Lightnin' Hopkins* The Rooster Crowed In England ‎(LP, Album) 77 Records 77-LA-12-1 UK 1959
77 LA 12-1 Lightnin' Hopkins The Rooster Crowed in England ‎(LP, Album, Mono) 77 Records 77 LA 12-1 UK 1959
77-LA-12-1 Lightnin' Hopkins The Rooster Crowed In England ‎(LP, Mono) 77 Records 77-LA-12-1 UK 1959