Top Sonny Thompson Albums
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Henry Stone Presents Analog Archives Sonny Thompson 1950's - Single
Henry Stone Presents Analog Archives Sonny Thompson 1950's - Single
[2016]
Sonny & His Friends, Vol. 2
Sonny & His Friends, Vol. 2
[2013]
Sonny Thompson the Original Chart Collection
Sonny Thompson the Original Chart Collection
[2008]
Mellow Blues
Mellow Blues
[2006]
The Ep Collection
The Ep Collection
[1999]
Related Information for Sonny Thompson
Sonny Thompson (August 22, 1916 or 1923 – August 11, 1989) was an American R&B bandleader and pianist, popular in the 1940s and 1950s.Born Alfonso Thompson in Centreville, Mississippi, he began recording in 1946, and in 1948 achieved two #1 R&B chart hits on the Miracle label – "Long Gone (Parts I and II)" and "Late Freight", both featuring saxophonist Eddie Chamblee. The follow-ups "Blue Dreams" and "Still Gone" were smaller hits.By 1952 he had moved on to King Records. There, he had further R&B Top 10 successes with the singer Lula Reed, the biggest hit being "I'll Drown in My Tears" (Thompson married Reed sometime in the early 1950s). He continued to work as a sess... read more