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Lightnin' Hopkins - Smokes Like Lightning FLAC

Lightnin' Hopkins - Smokes Like Lightning FLAC
Lightnin' Hopkins
Smokes Like Lightning
Texas Blues
Original Blues Classics, Prestige Bluesville
OBCCD-551-2, BV-1070
FLAC size:
1780 mb
MP3 size:
1235 mb
WMA size:
1962 mb


1Ida Mae5:26
2T Model Blues2:46
3You Never Miss Your Water2:36
4Jackstropper Blues3:22
5Prison Farm Blues4:30
6Smokes Like Lightning5:13
7My Black Name3:56
8Let's Do The Susie-Q3:39
9You Cook All Right4:15


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
BV 1070Lightnin' Hopkins Smokes Like Lightning ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Prestige BluesvilleBV 1070US1963
PRLP 1070Lightnin' Hopkins Smokes Like Lightning ‎(LP, Album, RE)PrestigePRLP 1070USUnknown
OBCCD-551-2, BV-1070Lightnin' Hopkins Smokes Like Lightning ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM)Original Blues Classics, Prestige BluesvilleOBCCD-551-2, BV-1070US1992
PEC 4021-2Lightnin' Hopkins Smokes Like Lightning ‎(CD, Album, RE)Pepper CakePEC 4021-2Europe2018
4M249Lightnin' Hopkins Smokes Like Lightning ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180)4 Men With Beards, Prestige Bluesville4M249US2016


  • BassDonald Cooks (tracks: 4, 7, 9)
  • DrumsSpider Kilpatrick (tracks: 4, 7, 9)
  • EngineerEsmond Edwards
  • HarmonicaBilly Bizor (tracks: 4, 7, 9)
  • PianoBuster Pickens (tracks: 4, 7, 9)
  • Remastered ByPhil De Lancie
  • Vocals, GuitarLightnin' Hopkins


Recorded January 1962, except #4 & #7 on February 17, 1962 and #9 on February 20, 1962.

'Jackstropper Blues' is mono.


  • Barcode: 090204 049141
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 7611


  • Recorded At – ACA Studios
  • Remastered At – Fantasy Studios
  • Manufactured By – ZYX Music



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