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Albert King

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Albert King

Albert King has been played on NTS in shows including guests, featured first on 27 June 2018. Songs played include Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin' and When You Down.

Albert King (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992) was an American blues guitarist and singer.

One of the "Three Kings of the Blues Guitar" (along with B.B. King and Freddie King), Albert King stood 6' 4", weighed 250 lbs and was known as "The Velvet Bulldozer". He was born Albert Nelson on a cotton plantation in Indianola, Mississippi. During his childhood he would sing at a family gospel group at a church. One of 13 children,…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin'
Albert King
Stax1974
Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin'
Albert KingStax1974
Discogs
When You Down
Albert King, John Lee Hooker
Tomato1989
When You Down
Albert King, John Lee HookerTomato1989
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