Relationships

member of: The Delta Boys
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000022845 [info]
BBC Music: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/3bef5827-7f0e-4011-8f3c-50cf29bb187e [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/307408 [info]
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/artist/22 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 5121080 [info]
Wikidata: Q1754823 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Sleepy John Estes [info]
other databases: https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/sleepy_john_estes [info]

Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Le Blues de la vache à lait
Milk Cow Blues (John Estes' version)
composer
Airplane Blues
Diving Duck Blues John Estes
Drop Down Mama
Everybody Oughta Make a Change
Floating Bridge
Someday Baby
Someday Baby Blues
The Girl I Love She Got Long Curly Hair
Trouble No More (Muddy Waters lyrics)
Trouble No More (Bob Dylan lyrics)
Worried Life Blues
instrument
1929-09-24 The Girl I Love, She Got Long Curly Hair guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:58
1929-09-26 Broken-Hearted, Ragged and Dirty Too guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:19
1929-09-26 Divin' Duck Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:14
1929-09-26 Little Sarah guitar Yank Rachell 3:10
1929-10-02 Black Mattie Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:23
1929-10-02 T-Bone Steak Blues guitar Yank Rachell 3:47
1930-05-13 Milk Cow Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:05
1930-05-13 Milk Cow Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:03
1930-05-13 Milk Cow Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:02
1930-05-13 Street Car Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:15
1930-05-17 Expressman Blues guitar Yank Rachell 3:02
1930-05-17 Expressman Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes & Yank Rachell 3:02
1930-05-21 Poor John Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:51
1930-05-21 Whatcha Doin'? guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:02
1930-05-30 My Black Gal Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:02
1930-05-30 Stack O' Dollars guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:04
1930-05-30 Sweet Mama guitar Yank Rachell 2:59
1935-07-09 Down South Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:09
1935-07-09 Someday Baby Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:01
1935-07-09 Stop That Thing guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:43
1935-07-09 Who's Been Telling You Buddy Brown Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:21
1935-07-17 Drop Down Mama guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:11
1935-07-17 Married Woman Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:14
1937-08-02 Floating Bridge guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:12
1937-08-02 Government Money guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:13
1937-08-02 I Ain't Gonna Be Worried No More guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:04
1937-08-02 I Wanta Tear It All the Time guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:01
1937-08-02 Need More Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:53
1937-08-02 Vernita Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:09
1937-08-03 Airplane Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:53
1937-08-03 Hobo Jungle Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:57
1937-08-03 Jack and Jill Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:39
1937-08-03 Poor Man's Friend (T Model) guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:08
1938-04-22 Brownsville Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:09
1938-04-22 Clean Up at Home guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:36
1938-04-22 Easin' Back to Tennessee guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:42
1938-04-22 Everybody Oughta Make a Change guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:50
1938-04-22 Fire Department Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:07
1938-04-22 Liquor Store Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:29
1938-04-22 New Someday Baby guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:49
1938-04-22 Special Agent (Railroad Police Blues) guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:51
1940-06-04 Drop Down (I Don't Feel Welcome Here) guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:46
1940-06-04 Jailhouse Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:56
1940-06-04 Mailman Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:55
1940-06-04 Mary Come on Home guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:22
1940-06-04 Tell Me How About It (Mr. Tom's Blues) guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:27
1940-06-04 Time Is Drawing Near guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:22
1941-09-24 Don't You Want to Know guitar The Delta Boys 3:11
1941-09-24 Lawyer Clark Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:08
1941-09-24 Little Laura Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:31
1941-09-24 When the Saints Go Marching In guitar The Delta Boys 3:02
1941-09-24 Working Man Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:59
1941-09-24 You Souldn't Do That guitar The Delta Boys 2:34
1952-04-24 Rats in My Kitchen guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:06
1962-03-24 38 Pistol guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:27
1962-03-24 Al Rawls guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:44
1962-03-24 Drop Down Mama guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:11
1962-03-24 Drop Down Mamma guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:11
1962-03-24 God Can Use Me guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:17
1962-03-24 Government Money guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:29
1962-03-24 I'd Been Well Warned guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:46
1962-03-24 Lawyer Clarck guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:39
1962-03-24 Mailman Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:34
1962-03-24 Mary Come on Home guitar Sleepy John Estes 1:46
1962-03-24 Rats in My Kitchen guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:08
1962-03-24 Rats in My Kitchen guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:10
1962-03-24 The Girl I Love guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:58
1962-03-24 Time Is Drawing Near guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:23
1962-03-24 Vassie Williams guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:36
1962-03-24 Working Man Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:24
1962-06-03 City Hall Blues guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:24
1962-06-03 Pat Mann guitar Sleepy John Estes 2:26
1964-10-09 Martha Hardin guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:42
1964-10-09 Young Lawyer guitar Sleepy John Estes 3:14
Bye Bye Baby guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:48
Do the Boogie, Mama guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 2:48
Do the Boogie, Mama (take 2) guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 2:39
Door Bell Blues guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 4:26
Drop Down Mama guitar Sleepy John Estes & Tom Gary 5:19
Get Your Morning Exercise guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 2:32
Girl of My Dreams guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 5:08
I'm Gonna Get Up in the Morning guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:58
Lonesome Blues guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 2:23
Move Your Hand guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:49
President Kennedy guitar Ry Cooder 4:38
Rocky Mountain Blues guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 4:16
Shout Baby Shout guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:08
Starvation in My Kitchen guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 4:33
Stop Knocking on My Door guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 2:59
Texas Tony guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:45
Up and Down the Line guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 4:16
When My Baby Comes Back Home guitar Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:47
The State I'm In John Estes cello Leigh Nash
The State I'm In John Estes organ Leigh Nash
The State I'm In John Estes charango Leigh Nash
The State I'm In John Estes double bass [upright bass] Leigh Nash
The State I'm In John Estes electric bass guitar [electric bass] Leigh Nash
The State I'm In John Estes pedal steel guitar [pedal steel] Leigh Nash
instrument arranger
The State I'm In Jon Estes strings Leigh Nash
lyricist
Airplane Blues
Diving Duck Blues John Estes
Drop Down Mama
Everybody Oughta Make a Change
Floating Bridge
Le Blues de la vache à lait
Milk Cow Blues (John Estes' version)
Someday Baby
Someday Baby Blues
The Girl I Love She Got Long Curly Hair
Trouble No More (Muddy Waters lyrics)
Trouble No More (Bob Dylan lyrics)
Worried Life Blues
vocal
1929-09-24 The Girl I Love, She Got Long Curly Hair Sleepy John Estes 2:58
1929-09-26 Broken-Hearted, Ragged and Dirty Too Sleepy John Estes 3:19
1929-09-26 Divin' Duck Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:14
1929-10-02 Black Mattie Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:23
1930-05-13 Milk Cow Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:03
1930-05-13 Milk Cow Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:02
1930-05-13 Milk Cow Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:05
1930-05-13 Street Car Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:15
1930-05-21 Poor John Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:51
1930-05-21 Whatcha Doin'? Sleepy John Estes 3:02
1930-05-30 My Black Gal Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:02
1930-05-30 Stack O' Dollars Sleepy John Estes 3:04
1935-07-09 Down South Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:09
1935-07-09 Someday Baby Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:01
1935-07-09 Stop That Thing Sleepy John Estes 2:43
1935-07-09 Who's Been Telling You Buddy Brown Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:21
1935-07-17 Drop Down Mama Sleepy John Estes 3:11
1935-07-17 Married Woman Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:14
1937-08-02 Floating Bridge Sleepy John Estes 3:12
1937-08-02 Government Money Sleepy John Estes 3:13
1937-08-02 I Ain't Gonna Be Worried No More Sleepy John Estes 3:04
1937-08-02 I Wanta Tear It All the Time Sleepy John Estes 3:01
1937-08-02 Need More Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:53
1937-08-02 Vernita Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:09
1937-08-03 Airplane Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:53
1937-08-03 Hobo Jungle Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:57
1937-08-03 Jack and Jill Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:39
1937-08-03 Poor Man's Friend (T Model) Sleepy John Estes 3:08
1938-04-22 Brownsville Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:09
1938-04-22 Clean Up at Home Sleepy John Estes 2:36
1938-04-22 Easin' Back to Tennessee Sleepy John Estes 2:42
1938-04-22 Everybody Oughta Make a Change Sleepy John Estes 2:50
1938-04-22 Fire Department Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:07
1938-04-22 Liquor Store Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:29
1938-04-22 New Someday Baby Sleepy John Estes 2:49
1938-04-22 Special Agent (Railroad Police Blues) Sleepy John Estes 2:51
1940-06-04 Drop Down (I Don't Feel Welcome Here) Sleepy John Estes 2:46
1940-06-04 Jailhouse Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:56
1940-06-04 Mailman Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:55
1940-06-04 Mary Come on Home Sleepy John Estes 2:22
1940-06-04 Tell Me How About It (Mr. Tom's Blues) Sleepy John Estes 2:27
1940-06-04 Time Is Drawing Near Sleepy John Estes 2:22
1941-09-24 Don't You Want to Know lead vocals The Delta Boys 3:11
1941-09-24 Lawyer Clark Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:08
1941-09-24 Little Laura Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:31
1941-09-24 When the Saints Go Marching In lead vocals The Delta Boys 3:02
1941-09-24 Working Man Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:59
1941-09-24 You Souldn't Do That lead vocals The Delta Boys 2:34
1952-04-24 Rats in My Kitchen Sleepy John Estes 3:06
1962-03-24 38 Pistol Sleepy John Estes 2:27
1962-03-24 Al Rawls Sleepy John Estes 2:44
1962-03-24 Drop Down Mama Sleepy John Estes 2:11
1962-03-24 Drop Down Mamma Sleepy John Estes 2:11
1962-03-24 God Can Use Me Sleepy John Estes 2:17
1962-03-24 Government Money Sleepy John Estes 2:29
1962-03-24 I'd Been Well Warned Sleepy John Estes 2:46
1962-03-24 Lawyer Clarck Sleepy John Estes 2:39
1962-03-24 Mailman Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:34
1962-03-24 Mary Come on Home Sleepy John Estes 1:46
1962-03-24 Rats in My Kitchen Sleepy John Estes 3:10
1962-03-24 Rats in My Kitchen Sleepy John Estes 3:08
1962-03-24 The Girl I Love Sleepy John Estes 2:58
1962-03-24 Time Is Drawing Near Sleepy John Estes 2:23
1962-03-24 Vassie Williams Sleepy John Estes 2:36
1962-03-24 Working Man Blues Sleepy John Estes 2:24
1962-06-03 City Hall Blues Sleepy John Estes 3:24
1962-06-03 Pat Mann Sleepy John Estes 2:26
Drop Down Mama Sleepy John Estes & Tom Gary 5:19
President Kennedy Ry Cooder 4:38
Shout Baby Shout Yank Rachell's Tennessee Jug Busters 3:08
writer
Ax Sweet Mama
President Kennedy
Stop That Thing John Adam Estes