Richard Thompson

3,871 Plays
Tear-Stained Letter
We Believe You (feat. Steve Earle, Richard Thompson & Peggy Seeger)
The Angels Took My Race Horse Away

Richard John Thompson OBE (born 3 April 1949) is a British songwriter, guitarist and recording and performing musician. Thompson was awarded the Orville H. Gibson award for best acoustic guitar player in 1991. Similarly, his songwriting has earned him an Ivor Novello Award and, in 2006, a lifetime achievement award from BBC Radio. Artists who have recorded Thompson's compositions include such dive ...