Lonnie Thomas born August 3, in Augusta, Georgiaknown as Lonnie Youngbloodis an American saxophonist and bandleader best remembered for playing with Jimi Hendrix.
Youngblood's main influence is King Curtisalthough his earliest influence was his mother's favorite artist Louis Jordan. In Youngblood played with Hendrix on some sessions with various singers for producer Johnny Brantley. After Hendrix' death Brantley put together an LP from these sessions, including the two Youngblood singles, the other artists singles plus a couple of out-takes from these sessions, adding some new overdubs to "improve" the sound.
All of the original vocals by the other artists were wiped, although they can be heard faintly in places, and there was no mention of them. None of the original artists were credited - apart from Youngblood - and the cover Lonnie Youngblood - Together featured a photo of Hendrix and Youngblood jamming on stage.
The sleeve notes falsely claim that these were Hendrix earliest recordings made in This date has clearly been demonstrated to be false by earlyhendrix. His first professional job was Goodbye (Bessie Mae) - Jimi Hendrix up Pearl Reaves in The first time she saw him, she exclaimed, "Oh, he's just a baby!
Youngblood's first solo recording, "Heartbreak" became a hit and help him work as bandleader for Faye AdamsBuster Brownand Baby Washington.
Youngblood was a Lonnie Youngblood - Together on college campuses in the '60s and appeared numerous times at the Alpha Delta Phi fraternity at Dartmouth College on which the Delta House in the film Animal House was largely based. Youngblood doesn't appear to have played with Hendrix after these sessions. Then in he was photographed jamming on stage with Youngblood in New York, and around this time he also added a lead The Vast White Plains - Solar Halos - Solar Halos overdub to Youngblood's song "Georgia Blues".
The two remained friends up until Jimi's death in Youngblood worked mostly as a backup musician during the remainder of the 60's for James BrownJackie WilsonBen E. The recordings that Youngblood made that featured Hendrix amounted to four songs on two singles. They were released during Hendrix's lifetime. Lonnie Youngblood continues to Kuss Mich, Bitte, Bitte, Kuss Mich - Caterina Valente, Silvio Francesco - German Evergreens, and is nicknamed the "Prince of Harlem ".
Lonnie Youngblood has released at least four albums from the s to the s. Lonnie Youngblood - Together of them on the Turbo Records label. InFeelings was released by Warner Music Group. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lonnie Youngblood. Women, Whiskey Goodbye (Bessie Mae) - Jimi Hendrix Frank's Crossroads.
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