Hideaway: Best of Freddie King

by Freddie King

(1993) WEA/Atlantic/Rhino

Personnel Freddie King: Lead vocals, lead guitar
Description A compilation of Freddie's best songs. A must have for any blues listener. CDnow put it on the Essential Blues Album List.
Posted By Jason Reich (1765)
Directory Recordings: Blues
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On 9/24/2002, Dylan Tuggle (334) posted:
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This is a excellent introduction to Freddie King. The album showcases both his smooth vocals and his amazing guitar playing. A must have for every guitarist.
On 2/21/2000, Brad Semenoff (42) posted:
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One of the best blues albums ever! I could listen to this CD for hours and hours. "Have You Ever Loved a Woman" blows Clapton's version out of the water. This is a great album to get aquainted with Freddie King.
On 10/17/1999, Inactive Member posted:
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I have this recording in double LP format. I break this record out about two or three times a year and once I get it on the turntable, it tends to stay there for a week or more. This is a must have for any blues fan.
On 10/14/1999, Jason Reich (1765) posted:
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This is blues guitar at its best. Jimmie Vaughn once said something along the lines of "If you couldn't play hide-away, you couldn't play at any club in texas". Besides Hide Away, this album has other killer blues tracks like Remington Ride and Sen-sa-shun.

Track List:

1. Country Boy

2. That's What You Think

3. Have You Ever Loved A Woman

4. You've Got To Love Her With A Feeling

5. Hide Away

6. I Love The Woman

7. San-Ho-Zay

8. See See Baby

9. Sen-Sa-Shun

10. Lonesome Whistle Blues

11. The Stumble

12. It's Too Bad Things Are Going So Tough

13. In The Open

14. I'm Tore Down

15. High Rise

16. Someday, After Awhile (You'll Be Sorry)

17. Remington Ride 18. My Feeling For The Blues

19. Palace Of The King

20. Going Down