Lightnin' Hopkins

Lightnin' Hopkins

American country blues singer, songwriter and guitarist.Born: 15 March 1912, Centerville, Leon County, Texas, USA.Died: 30 January 1982, Houston, Texas, USA.In 1920, Hopkins met the legendary Blind Lemon Jefferson at a social function and got a chance to play with him.His cousin was Texas Alexander. While they were playing together in Houston in 1946, he was discovered by Lola Anne Cullum of Los ...more

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