Earl King - Quotes

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I like to write a lot of satire.

I like to write a lot of satire.

I'm a person who is always trying to write in a different vein. ---->>>

I'm a writer, so whatever gymnastics jump through my head, I write about it. ---->>>

If everything gets too serious for me on the album, I get kinda bored. I've got to have some kind of jovial things in there. ---->>>

Most people say, 'Well, Earl, you sing the blues,' or however they want to categorize it. I just sing songs. ---->>>


Name: Earl King
Nationality: American
Born: 02-07, 1934
Die: 04-17, 2003
Occupation: Musician

Earl Silas Johnson IV (February 7, 1934 – April 17, 2003), known as Earl King, was an American singer, guitarist, and songwriter, most active in blues music. A composer of blues standards such as "Come On" (covered by Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan) and "Big Chief" (recorded by Professor Longhair), he was an important figure in New Orleans R&B (wikipedia)