Albert Collins Biography
For songwriting credits on the Little Richard songs "Lucille" & "Slippin' And Slidin'", please use Albert Collins (2)
Born : October 01, 1932 in Leona, Texas.
Died : November 24, 1993 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Collins was the embodiment of the texas blues guitar style, using non-standard tuning, and slashing out blocked chords and sharp flurries of treble notes to produce an "ice-cold" sound from his Fender Telecaster. Therfore he had many nicknames such as the "Ice Man" and "The Master of the Telecaster".