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Albert King

  • Apr 25, 1923 - Dec 21, 1992 (age 69)
  • 6' 4" (1.93 m)
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2017
Memphis Blues Festival 1975
AlbumDec 15, 2017

Memphis Blues Festival 1975

Memphis Blues Festival 1975 released.
2015
Two for the Blues
AlbumJul 24, 2015

Two for the Blues

Two for the Blues released.
Live at the Fabulous Forum! 1972
AlbumJul 24, 2015

Live at the Fabulous Forum! 1972

Live at the Fabulous Forum! 1972 released.
2014
Live in the '70s
AlbumJun 24, 2014

Live in the '70s

Live in the '70s released.
2013
Roadhouse Blues
AlbumJun 4, 2013

Roadhouse Blues

Roadhouse Blues released.
2011
The Definitive Albert King on Stax
AlbumApr 5, 2011

The Definitive Albert King on Stax

The Definitive Albert King on Stax released.
SongJan 1, 2011

Santa Claus Wants Some Loving
  • YouTube
2009
SongJun 9, 2009

I'll Play the Blues for You
  • YouTube
Blues Six Pack
AlbumJun 9, 2009

Blues Six Pack

Blues Six Pack released.
King Albert/New Orleans Heat
AlbumMay 2, 2009

King Albert/New Orleans Heat

King Albert/New Orleans Heat released.
2006
SongJan 1, 2006

Crosscut Saw
  • YouTube
2004
Truckers Blues: The Best of Albert King
AlbumAug 10, 2004

Truckers Blues: The Best of Albert King

Truckers Blues: The Best of Albert King released.
2003
Live 69
AlbumSep 23, 2003

Live 69

Live 69 released.
2002
SongFeb 26, 2002

The Sky Is Crying
  • YouTube
2000
Smokin' the Blues
AlbumSep 12, 2000

Smokin' the Blues

Smokin' the Blues released.
1999
Blues Power
AlbumSep 28, 1999

Blues Power

Blues Power released.
In Session
AlbumAug 17, 1999

In Session

In Session is a blues album by Albert King with Stevie Ray …
In Session is a blues album by Albert King with Stevie Ray Vaughan recorded live for television on December 6, 1983, at CHCH-TV studios in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, when Vaughan was 29 and King was 60. It was released as an album on August 17, 1999 and re-released with a supplemental video recording on DVD on September 28, 2010. It has also been released on CD and SACD.
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Truckload of Lovin' [Charly/Utopia]
AlbumJul 1, 1999

Truckload of Lovin' [Charly/Utopia]

Truckload of Lovin' [Charly/Utopia] released.
Live in Canada
AlbumJul 1, 1999

Live in Canada

Live in Canada released.
Truckload of Lovin': Best of Albert King
AlbumApr 20, 1999

Truckload of Lovin': Best of Albert King

Truckload of Lovin': Best of Albert King released.
1998
Rainin' in California
AlbumJan 1, 1998

Rainin' in California

Rainin' in California released.
Grammy Hall of Fame
Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Born Under a Bad Sign".
1996
Red House
AlbumMar 10, 1996

Red House

Red House released.
1995
SongDec 15, 1995

As the Years Go Passing By
  • YouTube
1994
Chicago 1978
AlbumDec 13, 1994

Chicago 1978

Chicago 1978 released.
Funky London
AlbumSep 30, 1994

Funky London

Funky London released.
1992
Albert King
PersonalDecember 1992

Albert King

Albert King passed away.
The Blues Don't Change
AlbumSep 24, 1992

The Blues Don't Change

The Blues Don't Change is …
The Blues Don't Change is an album by American blues musician Albert King. He recorded it at the Stax Records studio in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1973 and 1973. In 1977, Stax released the album with the same songs and running order as The Pinch.
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Charly Blues Masterworks, Vol. 18: Albert King Live
AlbumAug 15, 1992

Charly Blues Masterworks, Vol. 18: Alber…

Charly Blues Masterworks, Vol. 18: Albert King Live released.
1990
Thursday Night in San Francisco
AlbumAug 6, 1990

Thursday Night in San Francisco

Thursday Night in San …
Thursday Night in San Francisco is a blues album by Albert King, recorded live in 1968 at the Fillmore Auditorium. This album, together with Wednesday Night in San Francisco, contains leftovers recorded live on the same dates as Live Wire/Blues Power. Thursday Night in San Francisco, released in 1990, contains material recorded on June 27, 1968.
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Let's Have a Natural Ball
AlbumMar 28, 1990

Let's Have a Natural Ball

Let's Have a Natural Ball released.
1989
Chronicle
AlbumMar 20, 1989

Chronicle

Chronicle released.
1984
I'm In A Phone Booth Baby
AlbumJan 1, 1984

I'm In A Phone Booth Baby

I'm In A Phone Booth Baby released.
Nomination1984

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "I'm in a Phone Booth, Baby".
Grammy Award
1983
Nomination1983

Best Traditional Blues Album

Nominated for "San Francisco '83".
Grammy Award
1978
New Orleans Heat
AlbumJan 1, 1978

New Orleans Heat

New Orleans Heat released.
1977
King Albert
AlbumJan 1, 1977

King Albert

King Albert released.
1973
Wattstax
MovieFeb 4, 1973

Wattstax

This is a documentary about the 1972 Watts Summer …
This is a documentary about the 1972 Watts Summer Festival, which culminated in a day long concert by Stax Records artists at a sold-out Los Angeles Coliseum. The concert was headlined by Issac Hayes and the support acts included Rufus Thomas and his daughter Carla, the Bar Kays and the Staple Singers. The film also features commentary by many African Americans who comment on how things were in Watts since the riots that tore the city apart seven years earlier.
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I Wanna Get Funky
AlbumJan 1, 1973

I Wanna Get Funky

I Wanna Get Funky is the eighth studio album by Albert King, …
I Wanna Get Funky is the eighth studio album by Albert King, covering various blues tunes with funk overtones, by Albert King, recorded in 1972 and released in 1974.
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SongJan 1, 1973

I Wanna Get Funky
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1969
Jammed Together
AlbumJan 1, 1969

Jammed Together

Jammed Together released.
King, Does the King's Things
AlbumJan 1, 1969

King, Does the King's Things

Blues for Elvis - King Does …
Blues for Elvis - King Does the King's Things is the fifth studio album by Albert King. The songs in this album are versions of songs previously recorded by Elvis Presley. On the album sleeve there is a review by Albert Goldman, Music Critic of LIFE Magazine, who says, among other things "For the first time on record, the King of Blues is meeting the King of Rock." and "...you're gonna love every minute of this musical feast fit for kings.".
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1923
Albert King
BirthApril 1923

Albert King

Albert King was born.
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