Definition of Hampton, Lionel in English:

Hampton, Lionel

proper noun

  • (1909–2002), US jazz vibraphonist, drummer, pianist, singer, and bandleader; full name Lionel Leo Hampton. He played with Benny Goodman in small ensembles before forming his own big band in 1942.

Pronunciation:

Hampton, Lionel

/ˈham(p)tən/