Angel Child – A Blues Standard

Recorded by Memphis Slim in 1948, Walter Davis, Lightnin' Hopkins, Mance Lipscomb, and Guitar Slim Green also covered it.

Memphis Slim (John Len Chatman) b. 1915 Memphis TN, d. 1988 Paris France.

Samuel John "Lightnin" Hopkins b. 1912 Centerville, TX, d 1982Houston, TX

Mance Lipscom b. 1895 Navasota, TX, d.  1976 Navasota, TX

Walter Davis b. 1911 Grenada, Mississippi d. 1963 St. Louis MO

“I wonder what’s a-matter / With Papa’s little angel child? / She won’t come home / ‘Til twelve o’clock at night,”

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