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Curtis Knight

Curtis Knight has been played on NTS shows including Tim Koh: Kokonut Trip, with Happy Birthday first played on 13 October 2014.

Curtis Knight (May 9, 1929 – November 29, 1999), born Mont Curtis McNear, was an American musician who is known for his association with Jimi Hendrix.

Knight was a singer in the 1960s Harlem R&B music scene, usually fronting his own band, the Squires. In 1965, with Hendrix as guitarist, he recorded some singles and demos for record producer Ed Chalpin. Chalpin also signed Hendrix to a management contract, which Hendrix soon forgot about and left for England in 1966 to form the Jimi…

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The Ballad Of Jimi
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis Knight
Jugoton, Stateside1972
The Ballad Of Jimi
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis KnightJugoton, Stateside1972
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Love Love
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis Knight
London Records1968
Love Love
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis KnightLondon Records1968
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Happy Birthday
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis Knight
Capitol Records1968
Happy Birthday
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis KnightCapitol Records1968
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Future Trip
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis Knight
London Records1970
Future Trip
Jimi Hendrix, Curtis KnightLondon Records1970
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