Earl King biography

Earl King

Blues, Musical Artist

1934 – 2003

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Who was Earl King?

Earl King was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, most active in blues music. A composer of well known standards such as "Come On" and Professor Longhair's "Big Chief", he is an important figure in New Orleans R&B music.

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Born
Feb 7, 1934
New Orleans
Also known as
  • Early King
  • King, Earl
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Died
Apr 17, 2003
New Orleans

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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