On Episode 26 of Blues Chronicles, we take a look at the gifted lyricist, and powerful guitar player, Lightnin’ Hopkins. Though his first attempt at a musical career was unsuccessful, Hopkins never gave up. He made a name for himself recording hits like, “Penitentiary Blues.”

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