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Money Taker - Big Mama Thornton, Lightning Hopkins*, Larry Williams (8) - Ball And Chain (Vinyl, LP)

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  1. Big Mama Thornton, Lightning Hopkins*, Larry Williams (8) Big Mama Thornton, Lightning Hopkins*, Larry Williams (8) - Ball And Chain ‎ (LP, Comp) Arhoolie Records: AR France: Sell This Version/5(14).
  2. Mar 11,  · In addition to "Ball 'n' Chain" and "They Call Me Big Mama," Thornton wrote twenty other blues songs.[12] Death On July 25, , Willie Mae Thornton died in Los Angeles of heart and liver complications, probably brought on by years of alcohol abuse which had reduced the one-time pound "Big Mama" Thornton to a mere ninety-five pounds.[13].
  3. Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton (*12 November in Montgomery, Alabama, † 25 July in Los Angeles, California) was an American blues singer, harp player and songwriter. She was the first who recorded "Hound Dog" by Leiber and Stoller. Another of her big hits which were often covered is "Ball ´n Chain".
  4. Willie Mae Thornton (December 11, – July 25, ), better known as Big Mama Thornton, was an American rhythm-and-blues singer and songwriter. She was the first to record Leiber and Stoller's "Hound Dog", in , which became her biggest hit, staying seven weeks at number one on the Billboard R&B chart in and selling almost two million copies.
  5. Mar 28,  · Willie Mae “Big Mama” Thornton was a blues singer and songwriter whose recordings of “Hound Dog” and “Ball ‘n’ Chain” later were transformed into huge hits by Elvis Presley and Janis Joplin. Willie Mae Thornton was born on December 11, outside of Montgomery in rural Ariton, Alabama.
  6. In Ball and Chain compiled separate blues songs by Willie Mae, Hopkins, and Larry Williams. In the early s Big Mama recorded Saved for Pentagram Records and She's Back for Back Beat Label. Vanguard Records caught her twice in the latter half of the decade in two penitentiaries with Jail and again with Sassy Mama!
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  8. Unlimited free Big Mama Thornton music - Click to play Hound Dog, The Fish and whatever else you want! Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton (December 11, – July 25, ) was an American rhythm and blues.
  9. In addition to "Ball 'n' Chain" and "They Call Me Big Mama," Thornton wrote twenty other blues songs. Death On July 25, , Willie Mae Thornton died in Los Angeles of heart and liver complications, probably brought on by years of alcohol abuse which had reduced the one-time pound "Big Mama" Thornton to a mere ninety-five pounds.

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