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Freddie King: King of rhythm 'n' blues

Max Jones, Melody Maker, 15 January 1977

SOME BLUESMEN are pure country artists, folk musicians really, others are traditional-mixed-with-Chicago, others West Coast, jazz-blues Memphis stylists soul singers and what-have-you.

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