K.K. Downing

Published: Dec 17, 2012 Filed under: Fave 5

K.K. Downing
K.K. Downing

Original founding member, formerly of legendary metal group Judas Priest, K.K. Downing has co-written some of the most memorable heavy metal hit classics, and has toured the world over for millions of fans.

Here K.K. shares with us his favorite 5 records.

K.K., what are your top fave 5 records which have
impacted you the most in your life musically or otherwise?

K.K.: In no particular order:

Are You Experienced by Jimi HendrixAre You Experienced
by Jimi Hendrix

Simply the beginning of metal.

Axis Bold As Love by Jimi HendrixAxis Bold As Love
by Jimi Hendrix

A continuation of the above.

A Hard Road by John MayallA Hard Road
by John Mayall

Classic blues from a classic line up, very influential album to all guitarists.

Electric Ladyland by Jimi HendrixElectric Ladyland
by Jimi Hendrix

Just a stunning masterpiece of musical ability and song writing.

Fresh Cream by CreamFresh Cream
by Cream

Again another great band and great debut album that pushed blues to another level.

Thank you K.K. for joining us! High-5!

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