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The Singles Collection 1953-62 album art

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Those Lonely, Lonely Nights
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She's My Drivin' Wheel
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You'll Remember Me
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My Love Is Strong
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It Must Have Been Love

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Highly respected around his Crescent City home base as both a performer and a songwriter, guitarist Earl King was a prime New Orleans R&B force for more than four decades. Born Earl Johnson, the youngster considered the platters of Texas guitarists T-Bone Walker and Gatemouth Brown almost as fascinating as the live performances of local luminaries Smiley Lewis and Tuts Washington. King met his major influence and mentor, Guitar Slim, at the Club Tijuana, one of King's favorite h... Read more

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