ALL ARTIST INFO IS PULLED FROM PUBLICLY AVAILABLE DATA.
IF YOU REPRESENT THIS ARTIST AND WOULD LIKE TO VERIFY YOUR PAGE OR UPDATE THE INFO, Click Here

Lightnin’ Slim

Lightnin’ Slim

ALL ARTIST INFO IS PULLED FROM PUBLICLY AVAILABLE DATA.
IF YOU REPRESENT THIS ARTIST AND WOULD LIKE TO VERIFY YOUR PAGE OR UPDATE THE INFO, Click Here
birthday
13th
March, 1913
Death
27th
July, 1974
Birth Place
St. Louis, Missouri, ''or'' Good Pine, Louisiana, U.S.
Birth Sign
pisces
Biography

Otis Verries Hicks, known as Lightnin’ Slim (March 13, 1913 – July 27, 1974), was an American Louisiana blues musician, who recorded for Excello Records and played in a style similar to its other Louisiana artists. The blues critic ED Denson ranked him as one of the five great bluesmen of the 1950s, along with Muddy Waters, Little Walter, Howlin’ Wolf and Sonny Boy Williamson.[citation needed]

instruments played
Guitar
vocal
Birth Name

Otis Verries Hicks

Genres

Louisiana blues, swamp blues

Labels

Excello, Stateside, Flyright

Name

Lightnin' Slim

Nationality

United States of America

NOCAP SHOWS