Al TNT Braggs: Earthquake

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Al TNT Braggs | Soulsource UK | 14619

Alfred Daniel Braggs was born on 23rd May, 1938 and died on 3rd December, 2003. He first appeared in The Five Notes in the 1950s. He was discovered as a solo artist by Bobby Bland. His records were not overly successful, although “Earthquake” became very popular in the UK. He had more success as a songwriter than as a singer, although he is famous for having recorded the original version of Otis Redding’s “Cigarettes and coffee”. This track is included on Sue LP ILP 976.

Charlie Gillett

Did not chart.

Updated 19 October 2016

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