‘They Killed a King’ was originally written and recorded by the Belgian “total performer” Bobbejaan Schoepen and his great friend and musician Jimmy James Ross (aka Mel Turner) in the immediate aftermath of Martin Luther King, Jr’s assassination April 4th 1968.

BIO Sam Moore
© Sam Moore

BIO Bobbejaan Schoepen
© Eric Demildt

BIO Jimmy Ross
© Herman Selleslags