Blues Masters: The Very Best of Lightnin' Hopkins ()

by

Write The First Customer Review
Blues Masters: The Very Best of Lightnin' Hopkins - Lightnin' Hopkins
Track Listing
  1. Katie Mae
  2. Shotgun Blues
  3. Baby Please Don't Go
  4. Automobile Blues
  5. Give Me Central 209 (Hello Central)
Show All Tracks
  1. Katie Mae
  2. Shotgun Blues
  3. Baby Please Don't Go
  4. Automobile Blues
  5. Give Me Central 209 (Hello Central)
  6. Coffee Blues
  7. I'm Beggin' You
  8. Contrary Mary
  9. Moanin' Blues
  10. Penitentiary Blues
  11. Fan It
  12. Conversation Blues
  13. Last Night Blues
  14. Mighty Crazy
  15. Mojo Hand
  16. Baby Don't You Tear My Clothes
Show Fewer Tracks

Pruning 16 tracks from Hopkins' extensive catalog for a best-of meant that some hard choices had to be made. The ones Rhino came up with won't satisfy everyone, but the label did take the correct road by sticking exclusively to the earliest part of his career, 1947-61. Perhaps the decision will offend some fans who feel that his 1960s and '70s work should be represented, but two things should be acknowledged. First, Hopkins, as is the case with most artists, did his most interesting recordings in the earlier part of his ...

Blues Masters: The Very Best of Lightnin' Hopkins 2000, Rhino

UPC: 081227986025

CD

Select