Lightnin' hopkins - morning blues: charly blues masterworks, vol. 8


Sam Hopkins was born on March 15, 1912 in Centerville, Texas. In 1920, at the age of eight, Hopkins met and played with the legendary Blind Lemon Jefferson , even becoming Jefferson's guide for a short time. Hopkins' cousin, the great bluesman, Texas Alexander , was another influence. Their musical partnership was broken up by Hopkins' time in Houston's County Prison Farm during the 1930s.


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