Slim Harpo

Slim Harpo

Real Name:
James Isaac Moore.
Profile:
American blues singer, songwriter and harmonica player.
Born : January 11, 1924 in Lobdell, Louisiana.
Died : January 31, 1970 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. (Heart attack)

Slim, early in his career he performed under the pseudonym of "Harmonica Slim" at local nightclubs and bars.
Since the mid-1950s began recording and released, in 1957, his first record as Slim Harpo.
Among his hits : "I'm the King Bee" (cover also recorded by bands like "The Rolling Stones" and "Grateful Dead"), "I've Got Love if you want it", "Rainin' in my Heart", "Buzzin' ", "I Love the Life I Live", "Little Queen Bee", "Baby, Scratch my Back".
He died unexpectedly of a heart attack , at the age of 46, and was buried in Mulatto Bend Cemetery in Port Allen, Louisiana.
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Slim Harpo Discography

Albums

Slim Harpo Sings "Raining In My Heart..." Excello US 1961 Sell This Version
SL 10135 Lightnin' Slim*, Slim Harpo Lightnin' Slim*, Slim Harpo - A Long Drink Of The Blues(LP, Mono) Stateside SL 10135 UK 1964 Sell This Version
LP 8003 Slim Harpo Raining In My Heart(LP, RE) Excello LP 8003 US 1964 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo, Lightning Slim, Lonesome Sundown, Lazy Lester, Charles Friday Slim Harpo, Lightning Slim, Lonesome Sundown, Lazy Lester, Charles Friday - Big City Blues (Album) International Polydor Production Germany 1966 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Baby Scratch My Back (Album) Excello US 1966 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Tip On In (Album) Excello UK 1968 Sell This Version
7-63854 Slim Harpo He Knew The Blues(LP, Album) Blue Horizon 7-63854 UK 1970 Sell This Version
FLY LP 520, LP 520 Slim Harpo Blues Hangover(LP, Mono) Flyright Records, Flyright Records FLY LP 520, LP 520 UK 1976 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo He Knew The Blues (Album) Sonet UK 1978 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Slim Harpo I'm A King Bee / I Got Love If You Want It (Single) Excello US 1957 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Wondering And Worryin' / Strange Love (Single) Excello US 1958 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo You'll Be Sorry One Day / One More Day (Single) Excello US 1959 Sell This Version
45-2184 Slim Harpo Blues Hang-Over(7", Single) Excello 45-2184 US 1960 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Don't Start Cryin' Now / Rainin' In My Heart (Single) Excello Canada 1961 Sell This Version
45-2171 Slim Harpo Buzz Me Babe / Late Last Night(7", Single) Excello 45-2171 US 1962 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Love The Life I'm Living Excello US 1963 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Harpo's Blues / Please Don't Turn Me Down (Single) Excello US 1965 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Shake Your Hips (Single) Excello US 1965 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Baby Scratch My Back / I'm Gonna Miss You (Like The Devil) (Single) Excello US 1966 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo I'm Gonna Keep What I've Got Excello UK 1967 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Tip On In Excello US 1967 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo I'm Your Bread Maker, Baby / "Loving You" (The Way I Do) (Single) Excello Canada 1967 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo I've Got My Finger On Your Trigger / The Price Is Too High (Single) Excello US 1968 Sell This Version
Slim Harpo Te-Ni-Nee-Ni-Nu Excello US 1968 Sell This Version
260.194 MF Slim Harpo Tip On In / Hey Little Lee(7") Fontana 260.194 MF France 1968 Sell This Version