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Sonny Is King
Sonny Terry
Sonny Is King
Genres: Country, Blues, Folk, Pop
 
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All Artists: Sonny Terry
Title: Sonny Is King
Members Wishing: 1
Total Copies: 0
Label: Obc
Release Date: 7/1/1991
Genres: Country, Blues, Folk, Pop
Styles: Classic Country, Delta Blues, Traditional Blues, Regional Blues, East Coast Blues, Harmonica Blues, Traditional Folk
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 025218052122, 0090204062447, 025218052115
 

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Sonny is, without a doubt, king.
Kavity Killer | denver, colorado United States | 01/21/2005
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This is country blues, pure and simple. Beautifully and masterfully performed by Sonny (harp) and, if I'm not mistaken, Lightnin' Hopkins (guitar) on most tracks. Sonny has a totally unique harp style and his singing really shines on this (I prefer his singing to Brownie's). It just doesn't get much more elemental and primally American than on tracks like "One Monkey Don't Stop My Show" "Ida Mae" or "'Tater Pie" Lightnin' and Sonny tearin' it up, probably all first takes too. A lost classic masterpiece."