Albert Nelson (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992), known by his stage name Albert King, was an American blues guitarist and singer whose playing influenced many other blues guitarists. He is perhaps best known for the popular and influential album Born Under a Bad Sign (1967) and its title track. He is one of the three performers (together with B. B. King and Freddie King) known as the "Kings of the Blues.
Albert King was an American blues guitarist and singer, and a major influence in the world of blues. One of the 'Four Kings of the Blues' by Albert King made the Charts OTD 1969. reDiscover Albert King’s Years Gone By uDiscover. Recorded with Booker T And The MG’s at Stax Records Studios in 1969, Years Gone By became the highest charting album of Albert King’s career.
King and Freddie King -both unrelated-, Albert King is one of the most influential blues guitarists of the 1950s and 1960s. A recording artist since the late 1940s, he enjoyed his biggest commercial successes while signed to the Stax label from 1966 until 1974. Variations: Tout voir Albert King. A King, A. King, Al King, Albert "Godfather" King, King, Rock Albert, アルバート・キング.
More albums from Albert King: I’m In A Phone Booth, Baby by Albert King. Live Wire, Blues Power by Albert King. Thursday Night In San Francisco by Albert King. Lovejoy by Albert King. Montreux Festival by Albert King. San Francisco ’83 by Albert King. I’ll Play The Blues For You by Albert King. Born Under A Bad Sign by Albert King. View all albums . King, Does The King’s Things. By: Albert King (1969, Funk, Soul).
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Albert King uDiscover artist page featuring curated audio playlist streams, videos, photos, social feeds, album tracks & original artist biography. Albert was one of the artists I used many times for various reasons. He wasn’t just a good guitar player; he had a wonderful stage presence, he was very congenial and warm, he was relaxed on stage, and he related to the public. Bill Graham Despite being one of the ‘Kings of the Blues’ and having been born in Indianola, . King’s hometown, his real name was Albert Nelson, the son of an itinerant preacher.