Top Lonnie Johnson Albums
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The Originator of the Modern Guitar Blues
The Originator of the Modern Guitar Blues
[2012]
Lonnie Johnson: 50 Blues Classics
Lonnie Johnson: 50 Blues Classics
[2012]
Blues Legends (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
Blues Legends (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
[2011]
Johnson Junction (The Blues District)
Johnson Junction (The Blues District)
[2011]
The Ultimate Blues Collection - Blues By Lonnie Johnson
The Ultimate Blues Collection - Blues By Lonnie Johnson
[2011]
Backwater Blues
Backwater Blues
[2010]
Guitar Blues
Guitar Blues
[2010]
Oldies But Goldies pres. Lonnie Johnson (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
Oldies But Goldies pres. Lonnie Johnson (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
[2010]
Sounds Of Music pres. Lonnie Johnson (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
Sounds Of Music pres. Lonnie Johnson (Digitally Re-Mastered Recordings)
[2010]
A Life In Music Selected Sides 1925 - 1953
A Life In Music Selected Sides 1925 - 1953
[2010]
Blues Masters (Volume 24)
Blues Masters (Volume 24)
[2009]
Rambler's Blues
Rambler's Blues
[2008]
Playing With the Strings
Playing With the Strings
[2007]
the Rythm & Blues Years Volume 2
the Rythm & Blues Years Volume 2
[2006]
The Complete Folkways Recordings
The Complete Folkways Recordings
[1993]
Lonnie Johnson Vol. 2 1940 - 1942
Lonnie Johnson Vol. 2 1940 - 1942
[1992]
Lonnie Johnson Vol. 7 (1931 - 1932)
Lonnie Johnson Vol. 7 (1931 - 1932)
[1991]
Blues Masters Vol. 4
Blues Masters Vol. 4
[1991]
Steppin' On the Blues
Steppin' On the Blues
[1990]
Related Information for Lonnie JohnsonAlfonzo “Lonnie” Johnson (February 8, 1894 – June 6, 1970) was a pioneering blues and jazz singer/guitarist born in New Orleans, Louisiana. There is some dispute over the year of his birth, but 1894 is what appears on his passport. He was a pioneer of jazz guitar as the first to play single-string guitar solos. [citation needed] Raised in a family of musicians, Johnson studied violin and guitar as a child, but concentrated on the latter throughout his professional career. read more