Anthony James Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002), known as Lonnie Donegan, was a British skiffle singer, songwriter and musician, referred to as the "King of Skiffle", who influenced 1960s British pop and rock musicians. Born in Scotland and raised in England, he was Britain's most successful and influential recording artist before The Beatles.
Home L Lonnie Donegan The Golden Age of Donegan. Anthony James "Lonnie" Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002) was a Scottish-born skiffle musician, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. He is known as the "King of Skiffle" and is often cited as a large influence on the generation of British musicians who became famous in the 1960s. The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums states Donegan was "Britain's most successful and influential recording artist before The Beatles. He chalked up 24 successive Top 30 hits, and was the first UK male to score two .
The Golden Age of Donegan was originally released on the budget Golden Guinea label in September 1962 and, if its title already sounds somewhat valedictory, that's because it was. The previous month, "Pick a Bale of Cotton" handed the now veteran performer his 30th . hit single and, though nobody could have known that it would also be his last, still the signs were all there
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A Golden Age of Donegan from Lonnie Donegan (1966) (LP). A Golden Age Of Donegan. LP. Marble Arch RecordsMAL 636. 1966, UK. original.
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|1||Have A Drink On Me Lonnie Donegan / Huddie Ledbetter / Alan Lomax||Lonnie Donegan||2:50|
|2||Lost John Lonnie Donegan||Lonnie Donegan||2:42|
|3||Nobody Loves Like an Irishman Lonnie Donegan||Lonnie Donegan||2:39|
|4||Cumberland Gap Lonnie Donegan||Lonnie Donegan||1:58|
|5||Seven Daffodils Lee Hays / Fran Moseley||Lonnie Donegan||3:01|
|6||Puttin' on the Style Norman Cazden||Lonnie Donegan||3:25|
|7||Battle of New Orleans Jimmie Driftwood||Lonnie Donegan||3:09|
|8||Love Is Strange Mickey Baker / Sylvia Robinson / Ethel Smith||Lonnie Donegan||2:52|
|9||Rock O' My Soul Lonnie Donegan||Lonnie Donegan||2:30|
|10||Fort Woth Jail Django Reinhardt||Lonnie Donegan||2:13|
|11||Grand Coulee Dam Lonnie Donegan / Woody Guthrie||Lonnie Donegan||2:38|
|12||My Old Man's a Dustman (Ballad of a Refuse Disposal Officer) Peter Buchanan / Lonnie Donegan / Beverly Thorn||Lonnie Donegan||3:21|
CreditsMickey Baker - Composer
Peter Buchanan - Composer
Norman Cazden - Composer
Lonnie Donegan - Composer, Primary Artist
Jimmie Driftwood - Composer
Woody Guthrie - Composer
Lee Hays - Composer
Huddie Ledbetter - Composer
Alan Lomax - Composer
Fran Moseley - Composer
Django Reinhardt - Composer
Sylvia Robinson - Composer
Ethel Smith - Composer
Beverly Thorn - Composer