I'm In A Phone Booth, Baby

Albert King

Im In A Phone Booth Baby MP3
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    1. Phone Booth 3:54
    2. Dust My Broom 3:57
    3. The Sky Is Cryin' 4:09
    4. Brother, Go Ahead And Take Her 4:28
    5. Your Bread Ain't Done 3:57
    6. Firing Line 3:42
    7. The Game Goes On 4:01
    8. Truck Load Of Lovin' 4:19
    9. You Gotta Sacrifice 4:20

Albert King kept threatening to retire during the last decade of his life, yet he continued spreading his blues-power sound to audiences of every persuasion around the globe right up until a massive heart attack killed him in Memphis on December 21, 1992. King did, however, stop making records, and this January 1984 recording, cut for Fantasy Records in Berkeley, California, was his very last album. Backed by his road rhythm section and legendary Phil Spector session saxophonist Steve Douglas, King kept one foot in the Mississippi Delta with a couple of Elmore James classics ("Dust My Broom," "The Sky Is Cryin'), and the other in contemporary material by such then-little-known writers as Doug MacLeod ("Your Bread Ain't Done") and Robert Cray ("Phone Booth").

with Tony Llorens, Gus Thornton, Michael Llorens, Cal Lewiston, Steve Douglas

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