Albert King

Albert King
1923 - 1992

Albert King  American Musician

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Albert King passed away on 21st Dec 1992 aged 69.

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Albert King is a 69 year old American Musician. Born Albert Nelson on 25th April, 1923 in Indianola, Mississippi, he is famous for Don`t Throw Your Love on Me So Strong in a career that spans 1949–1992. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Albert King is a member of the following lists: Federal Records artists, Parrot Records (blues label) artists and Stax Records artists.

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First Name Albert
Last Name King
Full Name at Birth Albert Nelson
Age 69 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th April, 1923
Birthplace Indianola, Mississippi
Died 21st December, 1992
Place of Death Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
Build Large
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Songwriter, Musician, producer
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Don`t Throw Your Love on Me So Strong
Music Genre (Text) Blues
Music Genre Blues
Year(s) Active 1949–1992
Music Style Soul-Blues
Music Mood Stylish
Instrument Guitar
Instrument (text) guitar, drums, vocals, Guitar
Record Label Stax, Parrot, Utopia Records

Albert King Nelson (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992), known professionally as Albert King, was an American blues guitarist and singer, and a major influence in the world of blues guitar playing. One of the "Three Kings of the Blues Guitar" (along with B.B. King and Freddie King), he is perhaps best known for the 1967 single "Born Under a Bad Sign".

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