Sonny Terry ‎– Sonny Is King - 1963 Blues - Original Purple Label LP

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21003
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Sonny Terry ‎– Sonny Is King


Label:
Prestige ‎– PR 7802
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo

Record is VG+ VG++ has wear (listen to our copy)

Cover is VG+ VG++ has wear and a bend mark in bottom right corner (see our pic)

Record comes in generic white inner sleeve.

First Prestige stereo re-issue with purple label and trident logo
Country:
US
Released:
1970
Genre:
Blues
Style:
Harmonica Blues

 

 

 


Tracklist

 


A1 One Monkey Don't Stop The Show 3:04
A2 Changed The Lock On My Door 3:30
A3 Tater Pie 2:32
A4 She's So Sweet 2:39
A5 Diggin' My Potatoes 3:32

 


B1 Sonny's Coming 2:50
B2 Ida Mae 3:10
B3 Callin' My Mama 2:33
B4 Bad Luck 4:10
B5 Blues From The Bottom 4:17

 

 

 


Credits

 


Bass – Leonard Gaskin (tracks: A1 to A5)
Design – Don Schlitten
Drums – Belton Evans (tracks: A1 to A5)
Guitar – Brownie McGhee (tracks: B1 to B5), Lightnin' Hopkins (tracks: A1 to A5)
Liner Notes – LeRoi Jones
Producer – Kenneth S. Goldstein
Recorded By – Fred Miles (tracks: B1 to B5), Rudy Van Gelder (tracks: A1-A5)
Vocals, Harmonica – Sonny Terry

 

 

Blind American blues harmonica player and vocalist. He primarily played in the Piedmont blues style but also appeared in numerous folk music collaborations with the likes of Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie. He is most known for performing as a duo with guitarist Brownie McGhee.

More Information
Condition Used
Format LP
Label Prestige Records
Color Black