Lead Belly

~ Person

Relationships

married (as Huddie William Ledbetter): Martha Promise Ledbetter (1935-02 – 1949-12-06)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000124390 [info]
BBC Music: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/ddcfbdcf-cf8d-4776-8a69-10f39376b5a2 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/307307 [info]
Discogs (as Huddie William Ledbetter): https://www.discogs.com/artist/313747 [info]
IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1199588/ [info]
SecondHandSongs: https://secondhandsongs.com/artist/3377 [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 51875901 [info]
Wikidata: Q314310 [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/wiki/Lead_Belly [info]
http://muzikum.eu/en/122-9836/lead-belly/lyrics.html [info]
official homepages: http://www.12stringking.com/ [info]
http://www.leadbelly.org/ [info]
other databases: http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb138964320 [info]
http://d-nb.info/gnd/119121972 [info]
http://musicmoz.org/Bands_and_Artists/L/Leadbelly/ [info]
https://openlibrary.org/works/OL4696353A [info]
https://rateyourmusic.com/artist/lead_belly [info]
https://www.worldcat.org/identities/lccn-n79-116019 [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Leadbelly2byGottliebcropped.jpg [info]
purchase music for download: https://itunes.apple.com/artist/id904302 [info]
US: B000AQ3NBM [info]
stream for free: http://www.staimusic.com/en/bands/leadbelly_2577.html [info]
https://open.spotify.com/artist/3Ovf2lytXSXWFM2cwsJACC [info]

Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
arranger
Alabama Bound (051299-1-Vi 27268) Lead Belly 3:07
Alberta (live, 1992-01-16: Bray Film Studios, Windsor, England) Huddie William Ledbetter Eric Clapton 3:42
C.C. Rider Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 2:57
Easy Rider (051322- -BB B8570) Lead Belly 3:14
Frankie and Albert - Completion Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 3:09
Frankie and Albert - First Half Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 2:53
Goodnight Irene (live) Huddie William Ledbetter Michelle Shocked 3:13
Green Corn Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 1:18
Grey Goose Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 1:27
Haul Me Away, Joe (SC-102-Asch 103) Lead Belly 2:16
In the Pines Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 2:10
Looky Looky Yonder / Black Betty / Yellow Women’s Door Bells (On a Monday) Lead Belly 3:01
Medley: a) Everytime I Feel the Spirit / b) Swing Low Sweet Chariot / c) They Hung Him on the Cross Lead Belly 3:27
Meeting at the Building / Talking Preaching / We Shall Walk Through the Valley Lead Belly 3:22
Midnight Special (051298-1-Vi 27266) Lead Belly 3:07
Mo’ Yet / (Little Boy) How Old Are You / There’s a Limb on the Tree (Green Grass Grows All Around) Lead Belly 2:51
Pick a Bale of Cotton (051295-1-Vi 27268) Lead Belly 3:04
Pick a Bale of Cotton Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 1:30
Red Cross Store Blues Lead Belly 3:09
Rock Island Line (SC-103-Asch 102) Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 2:07
Rock Island Line (051500- -Vi unissued) Lead Belly 2:39
Skip to My Lou (SC-79-Asch SC79) Lead Belly 2:25
Stew Ball (051329-1-Vi 27267) Lead Belly 3:02
Take This Hammer Huddie William Ledbetter Lead Belly 2:16
Worried Blues Lead Belly 3:12
Big Fat Woman Huddie William Ledbetter
Bottle Up and Go (Lead Belly) Huddie William Ledbetter
By and By When the Morning Comes
Duncan and Brady (Lead Belly a capella arrangement) Huddie William Ledbetter
Duncan and Brady (Lead Belly arrangement with guitar) Huddie William Ledbetter
Good Morning Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Ha Ha This A-Way Huddie William Ledbetter
If It Wasn't for Dicky
In the Pines
John Hardy (Leadbelly version) Huddie William Ledbetter
John Henry
Laura Huddie William Ledbetter
Little Sally Walker Huddie William Ledbetter
Meeting at the Building Huddie William Ledbetter
Old Riley Huddie William Ledbetter
Pigmeat Huddie William Ledbetter
Shorty George Huddie William Ledbetter
Shout On
Sukey Jump Huddie William Ledbetter
The Gallis Pole Huddie William Ledbetter
Where Did You Sleep Last Night
Yellow Gal Huddie William Ledbetter
composer
Ain’t Going Down to the Well No More
Black Betty Huddie William Ledbetter
Bonsoir Lily
Cotton Fields Huddie William Ledbetter
Der Galgen Huddie William Ledbetter
Down on the Street (Don't You Follow Me Down) Huddie William Ledbetter
Fannin Street
Goodnight, Irene (Raffi adaptation) Huddie Ledbetter
Hangman Jury additional
Have a Drink on Me
Keep Your Hands Off Her Huddie William Ledbetter
L’enfant do H. Ledbetter
Leaving Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Long Nights Huddie William Ledbetter
On a Monday
Packing Trunk Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
The Bourgeois Blues
instrument
1934-07-01 (Goodnight) Irene Huddie Ledbetter guitar Huddie Ledbetter 4:41
1934-07-01 Blind Lemon Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:19
1934-07-01 Governor O.K. Allen acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:45
1934-07-01 I'm Sorry Mama acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1934-07-01 Irene acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:53
1934-07-01 Irene (124-A-2) guitar Lead Belly 3:05
1934-07-01 Irene (124-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 1:07
1934-07-01 Julie Ann Johnson acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:10
1934-07-01 Julie Ann Johnson (126-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:04
1934-07-01 Midnight Special acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:59
1934-07-01 Take a Whiff on Me acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:09
1934-07-01 Take a Whiff on Me (126-A-3) guitar Lead Belly 2:12
1934-07-01 Western Cowboy acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:40
1934-07-01 You Cain' Loose-a-Me Cholly (126-A-2) guitar Lead Belly 1:03
1934-09-27 Julie Ann Johnson (239-A-3) guitar Lead Belly 0:42
1934-09-27 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town (236-B-3) guitar Lead Belly 2:13
1934-09-29 Julie Ann Johnson (240-A-4) guitar Lead Belly 0:38
1934-10 Boll Weevil (273-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 0:57
1934-10 Julie Ann Johnson (242-B-3) guitar Lead Belly 1:12
1934-12-12 Dance Calls (252-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:23
1934-12-12 Julie Ann Johnson (250-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 1:57
1935-01-23 Alberta guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1935-01-23 Becky Deem, She Was a Gamblin' Girl guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1935-01-23 Becky Deem, She Was a Gamblin' Girl guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1935-01-23 C.C. Rider guitar Lead Belly 2:57
1935-01-23 C.C. Rider guitar Lead Belly 3:00
1935-01-23 C.C. Rider guitar Lead Belly 2:57
1935-01-23 Four Day Worry Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1935-01-23 Four Day Worry Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1935-01-23 Honey, I'm All Out and Down guitar Lead Belly 3:16
1935-01-23 Honey, I'm All Out and Down guitar Lead Belly 3:14
1935-01-23 New Black Snake Moan guitar Lead Belly 3:12
1935-01-23 New Black Snake Moan guitar Lead Belly 3:10
1935-01-23 Packin' Trunk guitar Lead Belly 2:59
1935-01-23 Packin' Trunk Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:56
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part 1 guitar Lead Belly 3:01
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part 2 guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part I guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part II guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1935-01-23 You Can't Lose Me Charlie guitar Lead Belly 2:56
1935-01-23 You Can't Lose Me, Charlie guitar Lead Belly 3:00
1935-01-24 Baby Don't You Love Me No More guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1935-01-24 Baby, Don't You Love Me No More? guitar Lead Belly 2:51
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues - Part 1 (take 1) guitar Lead Belly 2:59
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues - Part 2 (take 1) guitar Lead Belly 2:58
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part 1 guitar Lead Belly 3:01
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part 2 guitar Lead Belly 3:01
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part I guitar Lead Belly 3:00
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part II guitar Lead Belly 3:13
1935-01-24 Fort Worth and Dallas Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1935-01-24 Fort Worth and Dallas Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1935-01-24 Kansas City Papa guitar Lead Belly 2:50
1935-01-24 Kansas City Papa guitar Lead Belly 3:11
1935-01-24 Kansas City Papa (take 1) guitar Lead Belly 2:48
1935-01-24 Ox Drivin' Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:56
1935-01-24 Ox Drivin' Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:55
1935-01-24 Red River Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1935-01-24 Red River Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:59
1935-01-24 You Don't Know My Mind guitar Lead Belly 3:05
1935-01-24 You Don't Know My Mind guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1935-02-05 Daddy I'm Coming Back to You guitar Lead Belly 2:52
1935-02-05 Daddy I'm Coming Back to You guitar Lead Belly 2:51
1935-02-05 Daddy I’m Coming Back to You (take 3) guitar Lead Belly 3:00
1935-02-05 Match Box Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:03
1935-02-05 Matchbox Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:01
1935-02-05 Mr Tom Hughes Town guitar Lead Belly 3:05
1935-02-05 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1935-02-05 My Friend Blind Lemon guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1935-02-05 My Friend Blind Lemon guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1935-02-05 Shorty George guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1935-02-05 Shorty George guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1935-02-05 Shorty George (take 2) (16814-2-ARC unissued) guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1935-02 Blind Lemon Blues (136-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:10
1935-02 Boll Weevil acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:39
1935-02 C.C. Rider acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:14
1935-02 Death Letter Blues (132-A) guitar Lead Belly 5:52
1935-02 Ella Speed (54-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:52
1935-02 Ella Speed (54-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:16
1935-02 Frankie and Albert (127-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:47
1935-02 Frankie and Albert (127-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:04
1935-02 Got a Gal in Town With Her Mouth Chock Full of Gold (130-B) guitar Lead Belly 3:48
1935-02 Green Corn acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:16
1935-02 Green Corn (139-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:09
1935-02 Gwine Dig a Hole to Put the Devil In (142-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:29
1935-02 Mary Don't You Weep (131-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 1:09
1935-02 Matchbox Blues (141-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:37
1935-02 Midnight Special (133-A) guitar Lead Belly 3:28
1935-02 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town (137-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:44
1935-02 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town (137-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 1:05
1935-02 Old Man Settin' in the Corner Dyin' (142-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 0:53
1935-02 Po' Howard acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:11
1935-02 Po' Howard (139-B) guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1935-02 Salty Dog (45-B) guitar Lead Belly 3:38
1935-02 The Maid Freed From the Gallows (139-A-2) guitar Lead Belly 1:24
1935-02 The Shreveport Jail (133-B) guitar Lead Belly 3:01
1935-02 The Titanic acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:46
1935-02 Thirty Days in the Workhouse (53-B) guitar Lead Belly 3:50
1935-02 Way Over in the Promised Land (131-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 2:48
1935-02 Western Cowboy (135-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:20
1935-02 You Cain' Loose-a-Me, Cholly (137-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 2:13
1935-03-01 Blues I Got Make a New-Born Baby Cry (47-B) guitar Lead Belly 5:45
1935-03-25 Bull Cow guitar Lead Belly 2:42
1935-03-25 My Baby Quit Me guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1935-03-25 Pig Meat Papa guitar Lead Belly 3:19
1935-03-25 Pigmeat guitar Lead Belly 3:18
1935-03-25 T.B. Woman Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1935-03-25 TB Woman Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:13
1935-03-25 Yellow Jacket guitar Lead Belly 2:56
1935-03-25 Yellow Jacket guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1935-03 Alabama Bound (49-B) guitar Lead Belly 5:03
1935-03 Billy in the Low Ground (155-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:03
1935-03 Billy in the Lowlands / Here Rattler Here (147-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:54
1935-03 De Kalb Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 5:10
1935-03 De Kalb Blues (144-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:35
1935-03 Dear Old Daddy (Interpreting Jimmy Rogers) (In 4 Parts) (145-B-1/-2/-3/-4) guitar Lead Belly 4:01
1935-03 Death Letter Blues (152-A) guitar Lead Belly 5:44
1935-03 Death Letter Blues (Fragments) (152-B) guitar Lead Belly 1:40
1935-03 Dick Licker's Holler (147-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:01
1935-03 Dick Licker's Holler (154-A) guitar Lead Belly 5:15
1935-03 Elnora (150-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 3:23
1935-03 Frankie and Albert acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:29
1935-03 Frankie and Albert (148-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:56
1935-03 Frankie and Albert (148-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:31
1935-03 Frankie and Albert (157-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:21
1935-03 Governor O.K. Allen (46-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:11
1935-03 Ha-Ha This-a-Way (49-A) guitar Lead Belly 2:55
1935-03 Ha-Ha This-a-Way (145-A) guitar Lead Belly 3:45
1935-03 I Walked Her and I Talked Her (157-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 0:53
1935-03 I'm All Out and Down (144-A) guitar Lead Belly 5:10
1935-03 I'm All Out and Down (156-B) guitar Lead Belly 5:21
1935-03 I'm Gonna Hold It in Her While She's Young and Tender (146-A) guitar Lead Belly 4:36
1935-03 Pick a Bale o' Cotton (150-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 0:54
1935-03 Send Down Your Hand (149-A) guitar Lead Belly 5:17
1935-03 Send Down Your Hand (151-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:29
1935-03 Shorty George (149-B) guitar Lead Belly 4:37
1935-03 The Grey Goose (155-B) guitar Lead Belly 2:16
1935-03 What's You Goin' Do With Your Long Tall Daddy? (146-B) guitar Lead Belly 2:35
1935-03 Whoa Back Buck (Whoa Goddamn) (2 Parts) (154-B) guitar Lead Belly 5:04
1937-06-22 Gwine Dig a Hole (993-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 1:08
1937-06-22 Hello Central (996-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:42
1937-06-22 Jawbone Walk (993-A-3) guitar Lead Belly 1:29
1937-06-22 Julie Ann Johnson (998-A-2) guitar Lead Belly 0:57
1937-06-22 Last Night in the Evening (994-A) guitar Lead Belly 3:43
1937-06-22 Polly-Polly-Wee (993-A-2) guitar Lead Belly 1:09
1937-06-22 Queen Mary acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:55
1937-06-22 Raccoon up the 'Simmon Tree (996-A-2) guitar Lead Belly 1:43
1937-06-22 Somethin', Somethin' Keeps-a-Worrin' Me (994-B) guitar Lead Belly 2:15
1937-06-22 The Hindenburg Disaster, Part 1 acoustic guitar Lead Belly 1:17
1937-06-22 The Hindenburg Disaster, Part 2 acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:14
1938-01 He's Just the Same Today (2020-A) guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1938-01 Rock of Ages (2023-A) guitar Lead Belly 3:41
1938-12-26 Eva (2504-B) guitar Lead Belly 2:08
1938-12-26 John Henry (2503-B) guitar Lead Belly 5:35
1938-12-26 John Henry (2504-A) guitar Lead Belly 5:17
1938-12-26 Leaving on the Morning Train Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 9:50
1938-12-26 Leaving on the Morning Train Blues (2501-B) guitar Lead Belly 9:23
1938-12-26 Mama Did You Bring Me Any Silver? Huddie Ledbetter guitar Huddie Ledbetter 7:05
1938-12-26 Noted Rider Blues (2502-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:21
1938-12-26 Scottsboro Boys (2502-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 5:01
1938-12-26 The Bourgeois Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 5:46
1939-04-01 De Kalb Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:53
1939-04-01 Fannin Street guitar Lead Belly 2:40
1939-04-01 Frankie and Albert - Completion guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1939-04-01 Frankie and Albert - First Half guitar Lead Belly 2:53
1939-04-01 Poor Howard / Green Corn tap dancing Lead Belly 3:13
1939-04-01 Poor Howard / Green Corn guitar Lead Belly 3:13
1939-04-01 The Boll Weevil (GM-507-A-Mus 226) guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1939-04-01 The Bourgeois Blues (GM-504-Mus 227) guitar Lead Belly 3:16
1939-04-01 The Gallis Pole (GM-509-A-Mus 227) guitar Lead Belly 3:03
1940-06-15 Alabama Bound (051299-1-Vi 27268) guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1940-06-15 Alabama Bound guitar Lead Belly with The Golden Gate Quartet 3:06
1940-06-15 Alberta guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Good Morning Blues (051501- -BB B8791) guitar Lead Belly 2:55
1940-06-15 Good Morning Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1940-06-15 I'm on My Last Go Round guitar Lead Belly 3:12
1940-06-15 I’m on My Last Go‐Round guitar Lead Belly 3:13
1940-06-15 Leavin’ Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1940-06-15 Leaving Blues (051502- -BB B8791) guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1940-06-15 Midnight Special (051298-1-Vi 27266) guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1940-06-15 Midnight Special guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:06
1940-06-15 Pick a Bale of Cotton (051295-1-Vi 27268) guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1940-06-15 Pick a Bale of Cotton guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:04
1940-06-15 Red Cross Store Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1940-06-15 Red Cross Store Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Roberta guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1940-06-15 Roberta (051506- -BB B8709) guitar Lead Belly 3:01
1940-06-15 Rock Island Line guitar Lead Belly 2:37
1940-06-15 Sail On Little Girl, Sail On guitar Lead Belly 3:17
1940-06-15 Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On guitar Lead Belly 3:18
1940-06-15 T.B. Blues (051503- -BB B8709) guitar Lead Belly 3:11
1940-06-15 TB Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Whoa Back, Buck (051297- -Vi unissued) guitar Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Whoa Back, Buck guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:08
1940-06-15 Yellow Gal guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:00
1940-06-17 Can’t You Line ’em guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 2:57
1940-06-17 Didn’t Ol’ John Cross the Water guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:09
1940-06-17 Don’t You Love Your Daddy No More guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1940-06-17 Don’t You Love Your Daddy No More guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1940-06-17 Easy Rider guitar Lead Belly 3:12
1940-06-17 Easy Rider (051322- -BB B8570) guitar Lead Belly 3:14
1940-06-17 Grey Goose guitar Lead Belly 3:00
1940-06-17 Ham an’ Eggs guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:00
1940-06-17 Julianne Johnson guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:14
1940-06-17 New York City (051323-1-BB B8570) guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1940-06-17 New York City guitar Lead Belly 3:03
1940-06-17 Stewball guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:02
1940-06-17 Take This Hammer guitar Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 2:59
1940-06-17 Worried Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:12
1940-06-17 Worried Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:13
1940-06-17 You Can’t Lose-a-Me Cholly guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1940-06-17 You Can’t Lose‐a Me Cholly (051326-1-BB B8570) guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1940-08-23 Bottle Up and Go (4472-B-3) guitar Lead Belly 3:46
1940-08-23 Bottle Up and Go (Fragment) (4473-B-5) guitar Lead Belly 1:06
1940-08-23 Don't You Love Me No More? (4473-A-4) guitar Lead Belly 4:45
1940-08-23 Ham and Eggs (4473-B-4) guitar Lead Belly 3:03
1940-08-23 Last Night in the Evening (4469-A-1) guitar Lead Belly 3:27
1940-08-23 The Gallows Song (4473-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 4:26
1940-08-23 Way Over in the Promised Land (4471-B-2) guitar Lead Belly 2:11
1941-03-13 Leaving Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:21
1941-05 Ha Ha Thisaway (SC-26-Asch SC26) guitar Lead Belly 2:42
1941-05 Little Sally Walker guitar Lead Belly 2:45
1941-06 Christmas Song guitar Lead Belly 2:45
1941-06 Redbird (SC-32-Asch SC32) guitar Lead Belly 2:45
1941-07 Skip to My Lou (SC-79-Asch SC79) guitar Lead Belly 2:25
1941-07 You Can't Lose Me Cholly guitar Lead Belly 2:40
1941-07 You Can’t Lose Me Cholly (SC-80-Asch SC80) guitar Lead Belly 2:36
1941 Bring Me a Little Water, Sylvie guitar Lead Belly 0:53
1941 Pick a Bale of Cotton guitar Lead Belly 1:30
1941 Shorty George guitar Lead Belly 1:31
1941 Yellow Gal guitar Lead Belly 1:19
1942-01-09 Ha Ha This a Way guitar Lead Belly 1:37
1942-01-09 Sally Walker guitar Lead Belly 2:42
1942-01 Corn Bread Rough (SC-105-Asch 101) button accordion Lead Belly 2:08
1942-01 Haul Me Away, Joe (SC-102-Asch 103) guitar family Lead Belly 2:16
1942-01 Ol’ Riley (SC-104-Asch 102) guitar family Lead Belly 2:33
1942-01 Old Man guitar family Lead Belly 2:34
1942-01 Rock Island Line (SC-103-Asch 102) guitar Lead Belly 2:07
1942-01 Take This Hammer (SC-101-Asch 101) guitar family Lead Belly 2:17
1942-01 Take This Hammer guitar Lead Belly 2:16
1942-05-11 How Long (6502-A-3) guitar Lead Belly 4:31
1942-05-11 T.B. Blues (6502-B-1) guitar Lead Belly 2:55
1943-01-03 Bring a Little Water Sylvie guitar Lead Belly 0:52
1943-08 Good Morning Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:27
1943-08 How Long guitar Lead Belly 2:11
1943-08 Irene guitar Lead Belly 1:57
1943-08 Irene guitar Lead Belly 1:53
1943-08 On a Monday guitar Lead Belly 1:49
1943-09-01 Meeting at the Building guitar Lead Belly 1:02
1943-10 Bring Me Lil Water Silvy / Julia Ann Johnson / Line ’em / Whoa Back Buck guitar Lead Belly 3:56
1943-10 Cow Cow Yicky Yea / Out on the Western Plains guitar Lead Belly 3:11
1943-10 Fiddler’s Dream / Yallow Gal / Green Corn guitar Lead Belly 3:12
1943-10 John Hardy (SC-272-Disc 3003) button accordion Lead Belly 4:18
1943-10 Meeting at the Building / Talking Preaching / We Shall Walk Through the Valley guitar Lead Belly 3:22
1943-10 No Good Rider guitar Lead Belly 2:08
1943-10 Noted Rider / Big Fat Woman / Borrow Love and Go piano Lead Belly 4:05
1943-10 Noted Rider / Big Fat Woman / Borrow Love and Go guitar Lead Belly 4:05
1943 (Good Night) Irene (take 1) (SC-261-1-Atl 917) guitar Lead Belly 2:25
1943 Ain’t You Glad guitar Lead Belly 2:05
1943 Good Morning Blues (SC-263-Mdc 1140) guitar Lead Belly 2:24
1943 John Henry (SC-259-Mdc 1187) guitar Lead Belly 2:18
1943 On a Monday (SC-258-Mdc 1187) guitar Lead Belly 1:50
1944-02-17 Bill Brady guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1944-02-17 In New Orleans guitar Lead Belly 3:16
1944-02-17 John Hardy (5133-Mus 311) guitar Lead Belly 3:14
1944-02-17 Pretty Flowers in Your Back Yard guitar Lead Belly 2:47
1944-02-17 Roberta (5126-3-Mus 311) guitar Lead Belly 3:08
1944-02-17 When the Boys Were Out on the Western Plains (5130-1-Mus 310) guitar Lead Belly 2:58
1944-02-17 Where Did You Sleep Last Night guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1944-02-17 Yellow Gal (5129-Mus 310) guitar Lead Belly 3:06
1944-04-19 Don’t Lie Buddy guitar Lead Belly 2:22
1944-04-19 I’ve a Pretty Flowers guitar Lead Belly 2:27
1944-04-23 (What Are) Little Boys (Made Of) / Let Me Hold Your Hand (All for You) / Polly Wolly (Polly) Wee guitar Lead Belly 2:19
1944-04-23 How Do You Know / Don’t Mind the Weather guitar Lead Belly 2:18
1944-04-23 Little Sally Walker / Ha Ha Thisaway / Red Bird guitar Lead Belly 2:37
1944-04-23 Skip to My Lou / Christmas Day (It’s Almost Day) guitar Lead Belly 2:02
1944-04-25 Blind Lemon (Memorial Record) guitar Lead Belly 1:26
1944-04-25 Leadbelly’s Dance foot percussion Lead Belly 0:54
1944-04-25 Mo’ Yet / (Little Boy) How Old Are You / There’s a Limb on the Tree (Green Grass Grows All Around) guitar Lead Belly 2:51
1944-04-25 Mother’s Blues (Little Children Blues) (MA-167-Asch 331-3) guitar Lead Belly 2:33
1944-04-25 Outskirts of Town guitar Lead Belly 2:41
1944-04-25 Red River / Black Girl (In the Pines) / Don’t Miss Your Water Blues guitar Lead Belly 4:16
1944-04 We Shall Be Free guitar Woody Guthrie 3:02
1944-05 Army Life guitar Lead Belly 1:48
1944-05 Bourgeois Blues (Fw 34) guitar Lead Belly 2:20
1944-05 Children’s Blues (Little Children’s Blues) (Fw 2488) guitar Lead Belly 2:29
1944-05 Corn Bread Rough (Arh 1009) concertina Lead Belly 2:09
1944-05 Easy Rider (See See Rider) (Fw 34) guitar Lead Belly 2:51
1944-05 In the Evenin’ When the Sun Goes Down guitar Lead Belly 2:34
1944-05 Jean Harlow (Fw 2488) guitar Lead Belly 1:42
1944-05 Jim Crow Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:26
1944-05 Juliana Johnson (Fw 53) guitar Lead Belly 1:09
1944-05 Keep Your Hands Off Her guitar Lead Belly 2:53
1944-05 Mr. Hitler guitar Lead Belly 3:07
1944-05 National Defense Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:03
1944-05 Red Bird (Fw 34) guitar Lead Belly 2:56
1944-05 T.B. Blues (Fw 34) guitar Lead Belly 3:43
1944-05 The Blood Done Sign My Name (Ain’t You Glad) (Fw 2488) guitar Lead Belly 2:21
1944-05 The Bourgeois Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:20
1944-05 There’s a Man Going Round Taking Names guitar Lead Belly 1:26
1944-05 We Shall Be Free guitar Lead Belly 2:36
1944-10-04 Ella Speed guitar Lead Belly 2:46
1944-10-04 Rock Island Line (398-3A1-Cap 239) guitar Lead Belly 2:57
1944-10-04 Take This Hammer (400-A1-Cap 369) guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1944-10-04 Tell Me Baby (399-1A-Cap 369) guitar Lead Belly 2:58
1944-10-11 Backwater Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:59
1944-10-11 Irene (Goodnight Irene) (413-3A-Cap 40130) guitar Lead Belly 2:55
1944-10-11 On a Christmas Day (415-2A-Cap 369) guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1944-10-11 Western Plain (414-2A-Cap 369) guitar Lead Belly 2:44
1944-10-27 Eagle Rock Rag (457-2A-Cap 10021) piano Lead Belly 2:48
1944-10-27 Grasshopper in My Pillow guitar Lead Belly 2:48
1944-10-27 Sweet Mary Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:57
1944-10-27 The Eagle Rocks (457-1-Cap 1821) piano Lead Belly 2:45
1944 Big Fat Woman piano Lead Belly 1:14
1945-02-15 Boll Weevil (Infos from booklet) guitar Lead Belly 3:24
1945-02-15 By and by When the Morning Comes guitar Lead Belly 1:54
1945-02-15 Christmas Is Coming guitar Lead Belly 1:08
1945-02-15 Good Morning Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1945-02-15 Haul Away Joe (Fw 7533) guitar Lead Belly 2:23
1945-02-15 Irene, Goodnight (Fw 7533) guitar Lead Belly 1:26
1945-02-15 John Henry guitar Lead Belly 4:02
1945-02-15 Julie Ann Johnson (Fw 7533) guitar Lead Belly 3:20
1945-02-15 Medley: a) Everytime I Feel the Spirit / b) Swing Low Sweet Chariot / c) They Hung Him on the Cross guitar Lead Belly 3:27
1945-02-15 Rock Island Line guitar Lead Belly 2:37
1945-02-15 Swing Low Sweet Chariot guitar Lead Belly 1:06
1945-02-15 We’re in the Same Boat Brother guitar Lead Belly 2:42
1945-02-15 When a Man’s a Long Way From Home guitar Lead Belly 3:04
1946-06 4, 5, and 9 guitar Lead Belly 2:37
1946-06 Defense Blues (D386-Disc 5085) guitar Lead Belly 3:20
1946-06 Diggin’ My Potatoes guitar Lead Belly 2:37
1946-06 Easy Rider (Disc 5501) guitar Lead Belly 2:51
1946-06 Green Corn guitar Lead Belly 1:18
1946-06 John Henry (Fw 53) guitar Lead Belly 2:24
1946-06 Pigmeat (Disc 5501) guitar Lead Belly 2:20
1946-10 Alabama Bound (D669-Disc 6045) guitar Lead Belly 2:26
1946-10 Fiddler’s Dram (Fw 2488) guitar Lead Belly 2:27
1946-10 Gray Goose (D673-Disc 6044) guitar Lead Belly 1:37
1946-10 Green Corn (Fw 4) guitar Lead Belly 1:18
1946-10 Ham and Eggs (D670-Disc 6043) guitar Lead Belly 2:46
1946-10 Midnight Special (D674-Disc 6043) guitar Lead Belly 2:17
1946-10 Stew Ball (D672-Disc 6045) guitar Lead Belly 2:31
1946-10 Yellow Gal (D671-Disc 6044) guitar Lead Belly 2:27
1947-02 Big Fat Woman piano Lead Belly 1:11
1947-02 Bring Me a Little Water Silvy (Sylvie) guitar Lead Belly 1:00
1947-02 Good Morning Blues (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 2:16
1947-02 Gray Goose (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 1:26
1947-02 Irene, Good Night (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 1:54
1947-02 Laura concertina Lead Belly 1:41
1947-02 Leaving Blues (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 2:20
1947-02 Meeting at the Building guitar Lead Belly 1:22
1947-02 Pick a Bale of Cotton guitar Lead Belly 1:45
1947-02 Take This Hammer (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 1:37
1947-02 We Shall Walk Through the Valley guitar Lead Belly 1:14
1947-02 Yellow Gal (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 1:24
1947-02 You Can’t Lose Me Cholly (Fw LP-4) guitar Lead Belly 1:14
1947-06-14 Green Corn (“This Is Jazz” broadcast) guitar Lead Belly 0:58
1947-06-14 John Henry (“This Is Jazz” broadcast) guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1947-09-06 Eagle Rock Rag (live) (Doc. DLP-544) piano Lead Belly 1:37
1947 Black Betty / Old Man / On a Monday guitar Lead Belly 2:58
1947 Black Girl guitar Lead Belly 2:10
1947 Blind Lemon guitar Lead Belly 1:43
1947 Blind Lemon (Song) guitar Lead Belly 1:41
1947 Borrow Love and Go guitar Lead Belly 2:14
1947 Cotton Fields guitar Lead Belly 2:09
1947 Cotton Song (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 2:10
1947 Good Mornin’ Blues (unissued) guitar Lead Belly 3:40
1947 Gray Goose guitar Lead Belly 1:29
1947 Grey Goose guitar Lead Belly 1:27
1947 Ha Ha This Way (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 1:29
1947 Howard Hughes guitar Lead Belly 3:02
1947 I’m Leavin’ on the Morning Train guitar Lead Belly 4:19
1947 If It Wasn’t for Dicky guitar Lead Belly 2:53
1947 In the Pines guitar Lead Belly 2:10
1947 Jean Harlow guitar Lead Belly 2:28
1947 Laura button accordion Lead Belly 1:44
1947 Leavin’ Blues (Leavin’ in the Morning) (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 1:30
1947 New York City (unissued) guitar Lead Belly 3:18
1947 No Good Rider guitar Lead Belly 2:47
1947 Old Riley guitar Lead Belly 2:01
1947 Old Riley (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 2:25
1947 On a Monday (I’m Almost Done) (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 2:12
1947 Pigmeat (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 2:18
1947 Pigmeat guitar Lead Belly 2:36
1947 Rock Island Line (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 2:20
1947 Shorty George (Fw LP-14) guitar Lead Belly 1:29
1947 Sukey Jump guitar Lead Belly 1:08
1947 Sukey Jump (Win'jammer) concertina Lead Belly 1:07
1947 The Gallis Pole (unissued) guitar Lead Belly 2:52
1947 Turn Yo' Radio On guitar Lead Belly 2:12
1948-09 Noted Rider guitar Lead Belly 3:32
1948-09 Ox Driving Moan guitar Lead Belly 2:43
1948-09 Take a Whiff on Me guitar Lead Belly 3:28
1948-09 Tell Me Baby, What Was Wrong With You guitar Lead Belly 3:17
1948-09 – 1948-10 Birmingham Jail (Down in the Valley) guitar Lead Belly 1:50
1948-09 – 1948-10 Go Down, Old Hannah guitar Lead Belly 2:08
1948-09 – 1948-10 Goin’ Back to Mary (If I Had You Governor / Governor Pat Neff) guitar Lead Belly 3:43
1948-09 – 1948-10 It Was Early One Mornin’ (Jail House Blues) guitar Lead Belly 2:27
1948-09 – 1948-10 John Henry (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 3:13
1948-09 – 1948-10 Pick a Bale of Cotton (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 1:27
1948-09 – 1948-10 Shout On (Honey I’m All Out and Down) guitar Lead Belly 2:13
1948-09 – 1948-10 Take This Hammer guitar Lead Belly 2:16
1948-09 – 1948-10 Whoa Back Buck (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 2:13
1948-10 Come and Sit Down Beside Me guitar Lead Belly 1:06
1948-10 Gallis Pole guitar Lead Belly 2:49
1948-10 Gallis Pole guitar Lead Belly 2:48
1948-10 Ha, Ha This a Way (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 1:36
1948-10 Parting Song (When You Smile‐o) guitar Lead Belly 2:54
1948-10 Rooster Crows at Midnight (Christmas Day) (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 1:23
1948-10 Skip to My Lou (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 1:33
1948-10 You Can't Lose a Me, Charlie (Fw LP 31030) guitar Lead Belly 1:36
1948-11-21 A Lesson in History guitar Lead Belly 1:55
1948-11-21 Ain't It a Shame guitar Lead Belly 1:45
1948-11-21 Bourgeois Blues guitar Lead Belly 4:05
1948-11-21 Dicky guitar Lead Belly 0:22
1948-11-21 Down in Louisiana guitar Lead Belly 1:50
1948-11-21 Fannin Street guitar Lead Belly 4:28
1948-11-21 Goodnight Irene guitar Lead Belly 0:24
1948-11-21 Goodnight Irene guitar Lead Belly 2:26
1948-11-21 Hawaiian Song guitar Lead Belly 1:42
1948-11-21 I Ain't Goin' Down to the Well No More guitar Lead Belly 2:02
1948-11-21 Jean Harlow guitar Lead Belly 2:44
1948-11-21 Jim Crow guitar Lead Belly 2:35
1948-11-21 John Henry guitar Lead Belly 3:15
1948-11-21 Lake Superior guitar Lead Belly 1:18
1948-11-21 Mississippi River guitar Lead Belly 2:38
1948-11-21 Mississippi River (no. 2) guitar Lead Belly 1:38
1948-11-21 Nobody in the World Is Better Than Us guitar Lead Belly 0:30
1948-11-21 Old Black Crow guitar Lead Belly 1:50
1948-11-21 Pig Latin Song guitar Lead Belly 0:59
1948-11-21 Samuel Hall guitar Lead Belly 2:29
1948-11-21 Story guitar Lead Belly 2:06
1948-11-21 Talk About Governor and Writing the Song / Governor Pat Neff guitar Lead Belly 6:06
1948-11-21 Talk About Louisiana and Governor Allen / Governor O.K. Allen guitar Lead Belly 4:38
1948-11-21 The Grey Goose guitar Lead Belly 1:03
1948-11-21 Tuning: Introduction to the Gallis Pole guitar Lead Belly 3:46
1948-11-21 Tuning: Talk About Stewball / Stewball guitar Lead Belly 3:34
1948 Gallis Pole 12 string guitar Lead Belly 2:48
1948 The Midnight Special (adapted by John A. and Alan Lomax) guitar Lead Belly 2:05
1949-02-19 Ain’t Gonna Let You Worry My Life No More (WNYC Jazz‐Festival) guitar Lead Belly 2:20
1949-02-19 Good Morning Blues (WNYC Jazz‐Festival) (CCI LP 23) guitar Lead Belly 2:53
1949-02-19 Pretty Papa (WNYC Jazz‐Festival) guitar Lead Belly 2:40
1949-06-15 I Will Be So Glad When I Get Home (live) guitar Lead Belly 2:07
1949-06-15 Old Ship of Zion (live) guitar Lead Belly 1:57
1949 Fannin Street guitar Lead Belly 3:04
Backwater Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:59
Becky Dean, She Was a Gamblin' Girl guitar Lead Belly 4:37
Bottle Up and Go guitar Lead Belly 1:55
Bourgeois Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:22
C.C. Rider guitar Lead Belly 4:08
Chicken Crowing for Midnight guitar Lead Belly 1:07
Corn Bread Rough concertina Lead Belly 2:08
Cow Cow Yiki guitar Lead Belly 1:33
De Kalb Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:50
Defense Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:19
Diggin' My Potatoes acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:36
Don't Lie Buddy 12 string guitar Lead Belly and Josh White 2:21
Duncan and Brady guitar Lead Belly 4:09
Eagle Rock Rag piano Lead Belly 2:47
Easy Rider acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:50
Ella Speed guitar Lead Belly 2:45
Ella Speed acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:46
Fannin Street guitar Lead Belly 2:37
Frankie and Albert guitar Lead Belly 4:06
Gallis Pole guitar Lead Belly 2:49
Good Morning Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:24
Grasshopper in My Pillow acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:48
How Long Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:12
Howard Hughes acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:02
In New Orleans acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:15
In New Orleans guitar Lead Belly 3:15
In the Evenin' (When the Sun Goes Down) acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:34
In the Evening When the Sun Goes Down guitar Lead Belly 3:32
Irene guitar Lead Belly 3:04
Irene (Goodnight Irene) acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:54
Jim Crow Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:26
John Hardy concertina Lead Belly 4:15
John Hardy accordion Lead Belly 2:46
Leaving Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:35
Let It Shine on Me guitar Lead Belly 3:32
Matchbox Blues guitar Lead Belly 4:24
Midnight Special guitar Lead Belly 3:06
Mother's Blues (Little Children Blues) acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:33
Mr Hitler acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:07
New Orleans (The Rising Sun Blues) guitar Lead Belly 1:55
Noted Rider Blues guitar Lead Belly 2:50
On a Christmas Day acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:52
On a Monday guitar Lead Belly 1:46
Outskirts of Town acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:40
Pigmeat acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:19
Pretty Flowers in Your Backyard acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:46
Rock Island Line acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:56
Rock Island Line guitar Lead Belly 2:02
Rock Island Live guitar Lead Belly 2:04
Sail on, Little Girl, Sail On guitar Lead Belly 3:16
Shine on Me acoustic guitar Lead Belly 4:12
So Doggone Soon guitar Lead Belly 3:39
Sweet Mary Blues acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:57
Take a Whiff on Me guitar Lead Belly 2:55
Take This Hammer double bass Lead Belly 2:55
Tell Me Baby acoustic guitar Lead Belly 2:57
Where Did You Sleep Last Night acoustic guitar Lead Belly 3:02
Which Way to the Red River Run guitar Lead Belly 3:47
Worried Blues guitar Lead Belly 3:09
You Don't Know My Mind guitar Lead Belly 4:08
Important Recordings 1934 - 1949 acoustic guitar Lead Belly
instrument arranger
Backwater Blues (Leadbelly Arrangement) guitar
lyricist
Ain’t Going Down to the Well No More
Black Betty Huddie William Ledbetter
Cotton Fields Huddie William Ledbetter
Down on the Street (Don't You Follow Me Down) Huddie William Ledbetter
Fannin Street
Hangman Jury additional
Keep Your Hands Off Her Huddie William Ledbetter
L’enfant do H. Ledbetter
Leaving Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Long Nights Huddie William Ledbetter
Packing Trunk Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
tribute
A Tribute to Leadbelly Various Artists
Folkways: A Vision Shared: A Tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly Various Artists
Lookin' for a Home Odetta
vocal
1934-07-01 (Goodnight) Irene Huddie Ledbetter Huddie Ledbetter 4:41
1934-07-01 Blind Lemon Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 4:19
1934-07-01 Governor O.K. Allen lead vocals Lead Belly 2:45
1934-07-01 I'm Sorry Mama lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1934-07-01 Irene lead vocals Lead Belly 4:53
1934-07-01 Irene (124-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:05
1934-07-01 Irene (124-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:07
1934-07-01 Julie Ann Johnson lead vocals Lead Belly 2:10
1934-07-01 Julie Ann Johnson (126-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:04
1934-07-01 Midnight Special lead vocals Lead Belly 2:59
1934-07-01 Take a Whiff on Me lead vocals Lead Belly 2:09
1934-07-01 Take a Whiff on Me (126-A-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:12
1934-07-01 Western Cowboy lead vocals Lead Belly 3:40
1934-07-01 You Cain' Loose-a-Me Cholly (126-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:03
1934-09-27 Julie Ann Johnson (239-A-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:42
1934-09-27 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town (236-B-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:13
1934-09-29 Julie Ann Johnson (240-A-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:38
1934-10 Boll Weevil (273-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:57
1934-10 Julie Ann Johnson (242-B-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:12
1934-12-12 Julie Ann Johnson (250-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:57
1935-01-23 Alberta lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1935-01-23 Becky Deem, She Was a Gamblin' Girl lead vocals Lead Belly 3:07
1935-01-23 Becky Deem, She Was a Gamblin' Girl lead vocals Lead Belly 3:06
1935-01-23 C.C. Rider Lead Belly 2:57
1935-01-23 C.C. Rider lead vocals Lead Belly 2:57
1935-01-23 C.C. Rider lead vocals Lead Belly 3:00
1935-01-23 Four Day Worry Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1935-01-23 Four Day Worry Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:08
1935-01-23 Honey, I'm All Out and Down lead vocals Lead Belly 3:16
1935-01-23 Honey, I'm All Out and Down lead vocals Lead Belly 3:14
1935-01-23 New Black Snake Moan lead vocals Lead Belly 3:12
1935-01-23 New Black Snake Moan lead vocals Lead Belly 3:10
1935-01-23 Packin' Trunk lead vocals Lead Belly 2:59
1935-01-23 Packin' Trunk Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 2:56
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part 1 lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part 2 lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part I lead vocals Lead Belly 3:02
1935-01-23 Roberta, Part II lead vocals Lead Belly 3:07
1935-01-23 You Can't Lose Me Charlie lead vocals Lead Belly 2:56
1935-01-23 You Can't Lose Me, Charlie lead vocals Lead Belly 3:00
1935-01-24 Baby Don't You Love Me No More lead vocals Lead Belly 2:54
1935-01-24 Baby, Don't You Love Me No More? lead vocals Lead Belly 2:51
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues - Part 1 (take 1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:59
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues - Part 2 (take 1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:58
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part 1 lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part 2 lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part I lead vocals Lead Belly 3:00
1935-01-24 Death Letter Blues, Part II lead vocals Lead Belly 3:13
1935-01-24 Fort Worth and Dallas Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1935-01-24 Fort Worth and Dallas Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:02
1935-01-24 Kansas City Papa lead vocals Lead Belly 3:11
1935-01-24 Kansas City Papa lead vocals Lead Belly 2:50
1935-01-24 Kansas City Papa (take 1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:48
1935-01-24 Ox Drivin' Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 2:56
1935-01-24 Ox Drivin' Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 2:55
1935-01-24 Red River Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 2:59
1935-01-24 Red River Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:02
1935-01-24 You Don't Know My Mind lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1935-01-24 You Don't Know My Mind lead vocals Lead Belly 3:05
1935-02-05 Daddy I'm Coming Back to You lead vocals Lead Belly 2:51
1935-02-05 Daddy I'm Coming Back to You lead vocals Lead Belly 2:52
1935-02-05 Daddy I’m Coming Back to You (take 3) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:00
1935-02-05 Match Box Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:03
1935-02-05 Matchbox Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1935-02-05 Mr Tom Hughes Town lead vocals Lead Belly 3:05
1935-02-05 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town lead vocals Lead Belly 3:02
1935-02-05 My Friend Blind Lemon lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1935-02-05 My Friend Blind Lemon lead vocals Lead Belly 3:06
1935-02-05 Shorty George lead vocals Lead Belly 3:08
1935-02-05 Shorty George lead vocals Lead Belly 3:08
1935-02-05 Shorty George (take 2) (16814-2-ARC unissued) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:06
1935-02 Blind Lemon Blues (136-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:10
1935-02 Boll Weevil lead vocals Lead Belly 3:39
1935-02 C.C. Rider lead vocals Lead Belly 4:14
1935-02 Death Letter Blues (132-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:52
1935-02 Ella Speed (54-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:52
1935-02 Ella Speed (54-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:16
1935-02 Frankie and Albert (127-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:47
1935-02 Frankie and Albert (127-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:04
1935-02 Got a Gal in Town With Her Mouth Chock Full of Gold (130-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:48
1935-02 Green Corn lead vocals Lead Belly 2:16
1935-02 Green Corn (139-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:09
1935-02 Gwine Dig a Hole to Put the Devil In (142-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:29
1935-02 Mary Don't You Weep (131-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:09
1935-02 Matchbox Blues (141-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:37
1935-02 Midnight Special (133-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:28
1935-02 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town (137-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:44
1935-02 Mr. Tom Hughes' Town (137-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:05
1935-02 Old Man Settin' in the Corner Dyin' (142-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:53
1935-02 Po' Howard lead vocals Lead Belly 3:11
1935-02 Po' Howard (139-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1935-02 Salty Dog (45-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:38
1935-02 The Maid Freed From the Gallows (139-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:24
1935-02 The Shreveport Jail (133-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1935-02 The Titanic lead vocals Lead Belly 4:46
1935-02 Thirty Days in the Workhouse (53-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:50
1935-02 Way Over in the Promised Land (131-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:48
1935-02 Western Cowboy (135-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:20
1935-02 You Cain' Loose-a-Me, Cholly (137-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:13
1935-03-01 Blues I Got Make a New-Born Baby Cry (47-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:45
1935-03-25 Bull Cow lead vocals Lead Belly 2:42
1935-03-25 My Baby Quit Me lead vocals Lead Belly 2:54
1935-03-25 Pig Meat Papa lead vocals Lead Belly 3:19
1935-03-25 Pigmeat Lead Belly 3:18
1935-03-25 T.B. Woman Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1935-03-25 TB Woman Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:13
1935-03-25 Yellow Jacket lead vocals Lead Belly 2:56
1935-03-25 Yellow Jacket lead vocals Lead Belly 2:54
1935-03 Alabama Bound (49-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:03
1935-03 Billy in the Low Ground (155-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:03
1935-03 Billy in the Lowlands / Here Rattler Here (147-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:54
1935-03 De Kalb Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 5:10
1935-03 De Kalb Blues (144-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:35
1935-03 Dear Old Daddy (Interpreting Jimmy Rogers) (In 4 Parts) (145-B-1/-2/-3/-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:01
1935-03 Death Letter Blues (152-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:44
1935-03 Death Letter Blues (Fragments) (152-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:40
1935-03 Dick Licker's Holler (147-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:01
1935-03 Dick Licker's Holler (154-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:15
1935-03 Elnora (150-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:23
1935-03 Frankie and Albert lead vocals Lead Belly 4:29
1935-03 Frankie and Albert (148-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:56
1935-03 Frankie and Albert (148-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:31
1935-03 Frankie and Albert (157-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:21
1935-03 Governor O.K. Allen (46-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:11
1935-03 Ha-Ha This-a-Way (49-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:55
1935-03 Ha-Ha This-a-Way (145-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:45
1935-03 I Walked Her and I Talked Her (157-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:53
1935-03 I'm All Out and Down (144-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:10
1935-03 I'm All Out and Down (156-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:21
1935-03 I'm Gonna Hold It in Her While She's Young and Tender (146-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:36
1935-03 In Dem Long Hot Summer Days (50-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1935-03 Pick a Bale o' Cotton (150-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:54
1935-03 Send Down Your Hand (149-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:17
1935-03 Send Down Your Hand (151-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:29
1935-03 Shorty George (149-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:37
1935-03 The Grey Goose (155-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:16
1935-03 What's You Goin' Do With Your Long Tall Daddy? (146-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:35
1935-03 Whoa Back Buck (Whoa Goddamn) (2 Parts) (154-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:04
1937-06-22 All Out and Down (995-B-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:13
1937-06-22 Gwine Dig a Hole (993-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:08
1937-06-22 Hello Central (996-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:42
1937-06-22 Jawbone Walk (993-A-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:29
1937-06-22 Julie Ann Johnson (998-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:57
1937-06-22 Last Night in the Evening (994-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:43
1937-06-22 Polly-Polly-Wee (993-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:09
1937-06-22 Queen Mary lead vocals Lead Belly 4:55
1937-06-22 Raccoon up the 'Simmon Tree (996-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:43
1937-06-22 Somethin', Somethin' Keeps-a-Worrin' Me (994-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:15
1937-06-22 The Hindenburg Disaster, Part 1 lead vocals Lead Belly 1:17
1937-06-22 The Hindenburg Disaster, Part 2 lead vocals Lead Belly 2:14
1938-01 Rock of Ages (2023-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:41
1938-12-26 Eva (2504-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:08
1938-12-26 John Henry (2503-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:35
1938-12-26 John Henry (2504-A) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:17
1938-12-26 Leaving on the Morning Train Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 9:50
1938-12-26 Leaving on the Morning Train Blues (2501-B) lead vocals Lead Belly 9:23
1938-12-26 Mama Did You Bring Me Any Silver? Huddie Ledbetter Huddie Ledbetter 7:05
1938-12-26 Mama Did You Bring Me Any Silver? Huddie Ledbetter spoken vocals Huddie Ledbetter 7:05
1938-12-26 Noted Rider Blues (2502-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:21
1938-12-26 Scottsboro Boys (2502-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 5:01
1938-12-26 The Bourgeois Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 5:46
1939-04-01 Ain't Goin’ Down to the Well No Mo’ / Go Down Old Hannah lead vocals Lead Belly 3:16
1939-04-01 De Kalb Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 2:53
1939-04-01 Fannin Street lead vocals Lead Belly 2:40
1939-04-01 Frankie and Albert - Completion lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1939-04-01 Frankie and Albert - First Half lead vocals Lead Belly 2:53
1939-04-01 Looky Looky Yonder / Black Betty / Yellow Women’s Door Bells (On a Monday) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1939-04-01 Poor Howard / Green Corn lead vocals Lead Belly 3:13
1939-04-01 The Boll Weevil (GM-507-A-Mus 226) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:08
1939-04-01 The Bourgeois Blues (GM-504-Mus 227) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:16
1939-04-01 The Gallis Pole (GM-509-A-Mus 227) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:03
1940-06-15 Alabama Bound Lead Belly with The Golden Gate Quartet 3:06
1940-06-15 Alabama Bound (051299-1-Vi 27268) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:07
1940-06-15 Alberta lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Good Morning Blues (051501- -BB B8791) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:55
1940-06-15 Good Morning Blues Lead Belly 2:54
1940-06-15 I'm on My Last Go Round Lead Belly 3:12
1940-06-15 I’m on My Last Go‐Round lead vocals Lead Belly 3:13
1940-06-15 Leavin’ Blues Lead Belly 3:02
1940-06-15 Leaving Blues (051502- -BB B8791) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:06
1940-06-15 Midnight Special Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:06
1940-06-15 Midnight Special (051298-1-Vi 27266) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:07
1940-06-15 Pick a Bale of Cotton (051295-1-Vi 27268) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:04
1940-06-15 Pick a Bale of Cotton Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:04
1940-06-15 Red Cross Store Blues Lead Belly 3:08
1940-06-15 Red Cross Store Blues lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Roberta Lead Belly 3:04
1940-06-15 Roberta (051506- -BB B8709) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:01
1940-06-15 Rock Island Line Lead Belly 2:37
1940-06-15 Rock Island Line (051500- -Vi unissued) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:39
1940-06-15 Sail On Little Girl, Sail On Lead Belly 3:17
1940-06-15 Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On lead vocals Lead Belly 3:18
1940-06-15 T.B. Blues (051503- -BB B8709) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:11
1940-06-15 TB Blues Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Whoa Back, Buck (051297- -Vi unissued) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:09
1940-06-15 Whoa Back, Buck Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:08
1940-06-15 Yellow Gal Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:00
1940-06-17 Can’t You Line ’em lead vocals Lead Belly 2:59
1940-06-17 Can’t You Line ’em Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 2:57
1940-06-17 Didn’t Ol’ John Cross the Water Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:09
1940-06-17 Don’t You Love Your Daddy No More Lead Belly 3:08
1940-06-17 Don’t You Love Your Daddy No More Lead Belly 3:06
1940-06-17 Easy Rider (051322- -BB B8570) Lead Belly 3:14
1940-06-17 Easy Rider Lead Belly 3:12
1940-06-17 Grey Goose Lead Belly 3:00
1940-06-17 Grey Goose (051327-2-Vi 27267) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:05
1940-06-17 Ham an’ Eggs Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:00
1940-06-17 Ham An’ Eggs (051333-1-Vi 27266) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:59
1940-06-17 Julianne Johnson Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:14
1940-06-17 New York City Lead Belly 3:03
1940-06-17 New York City (051323-1-BB B8570) Lead Belly 3:04
1940-06-17 Stew Ball (051329-1-Vi 27267) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:02
1940-06-17 Stewball Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 3:02
1940-06-17 Take This Hammer Lead Belly & The Golden Gate Quartet 2:59
1940-06-17 Take This Hammer (051330- -Vi unissued) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:03
1940-06-17 Worried Blues Lead Belly 3:13
1940-06-17 Worried Blues Lead Belly 3:12
1940-06-17 You Can’t Lose-a-Me Cholly Lead Belly 3:07
1940-06-17 You Can’t Lose‐a Me Cholly (051326-1-BB B8570) Lead Belly 3:07
1940-08-23 Bottle Up and Go (4472-B-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:46
1940-08-23 Bottle Up and Go (Fragment) (4473-B-5) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:06
1940-08-23 Don't You Love Me No More? (4473-A-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:45
1940-08-23 Ham and Eggs (4473-B-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:03
1940-08-23 Last Night in the Evening (4469-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:27
1940-08-23 Meeting at the Building (4471-A-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:52
1940-08-23 Must I Be Carried to the Sky on Flowered Beds of Ease? (4471-B-10) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:21
1940-08-23 Outshine the Sun (4471-A-5) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:46
1940-08-23 Soldier in the Army of My Lord (4471-A-4 [a]) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:12
1940-08-23 The Blood Done Sign My Name (4471-A-3) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:15
1940-08-23 The Gallows Song (4473-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 4:26
1940-08-23 Way Over in the Promised Land (4471-B-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:11
1940-08-23 When That Train Comes Along (4471-A-2) lead vocals Lead Belly 3:34
1940-08-23 Witness for My Lord (4471-A-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 0:55
1941-01-11 Moanin' Lead Belly 1:03
1941-03-13 Leaving Blues Lead Belly 2:21
1941-05 Ha Ha Thisaway (SC-26-Asch SC26) Lead Belly 2:42
1941-05 Little Sally Walker Lead Belly 2:45
1941-06 Christmas Song Lead Belly 2:45
1941-06 Redbird (SC-32-Asch SC32) Lead Belly 2:45
1941-07 Skip to My Lou (SC-79-Asch SC79) Lead Belly 2:25
1941-07 You Can't Lose Me Cholly Lead Belly 2:40
1941-07 You Can’t Lose Me Cholly (SC-80-Asch SC80) Lead Belly 2:36
1941 Bring Me a Little Water, Sylvie Lead Belly 0:53
1941 Pick a Bale of Cotton Lead Belly 1:30
1941 Shorty George Lead Belly 1:31
1941 Yellow Gal Lead Belly 1:19
1942-01-09 Ha Ha This a Way Lead Belly 1:37
1942-01-09 Sally Walker Lead Belly 2:42
1942-01 Corn Bread Rough (SC-105-Asch 101) Lead Belly 2:08
1942-01 Haul Me Away, Joe (SC-102-Asch 103) Lead Belly 2:16
1942-01 Ol’ Riley (SC-104-Asch 102) Lead Belly 2:33
1942-01 Old Man Lead Belly 2:34
1942-01 Rock Island Line (SC-103-Asch 102) Lead Belly 2:07
1942-01 Take This Hammer Lead Belly 2:16
1942-01 Take This Hammer (SC-101-Asch 101) Lead Belly 2:17
1942-05-11 How Long (6502-A-3) Lead Belly 4:31
1942-05-11 T.B. Blues (6502-B-1) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:55
1943-01-03 Bring a Little Water Sylvie Lead Belly 0:52
1943-08 Good Morning Blues Lead Belly 2:27
1943-08 How Long Lead Belly 2:11
1943-08 Irene Lead Belly 1:53
1943-08 Irene Lead Belly 1:57
1943-08 On a Monday Lead Belly 1:49
1943-09-01 Meeting at the Building Lead Belly 1:02
1943-10 Bring Me Lil Water Silvy / Julia Ann Johnson / Line ’em / Whoa Back Buck Lead Belly 3:56
1943-10 Cow Cow Yicky Yea / Out on the Western Plains Lead Belly 3:11
1943-10 Fiddler’s Dream / Yallow Gal / Green Corn Lead Belly 3:12
1943-10 John Hardy (SC-272-Disc 3003) Lead Belly 4:18
1943-10 Meeting at the Building / Talking Preaching / We Shall Walk Through the Valley Lead Belly 3:22
1943-10 No Good Rider Lead Belly 2:08
1943-10 Noted Rider / Big Fat Woman / Borrow Love and Go Lead Belly 4:05
1943 (Good Night) Irene (SC-261- -Mdc 1151) Lead Belly 2:40
1943 (Good Night) Irene (take 1) (SC-261-1-Atl 917) Lead Belly 2:25
1943 Ain’t You Glad Lead Belly 2:05
1943 Good Morning Blues (SC-263-Mdc 1140) Lead Belly 2:24
1943 John Henry (SC-259-Mdc 1187) Lead Belly 2:18
1943 On a Monday (SC-258-Mdc 1187) Lead Belly 1:50
1944-02-17 Bill Brady Lead Belly 3:06
1944-02-17 In New Orleans Lead Belly 3:16
1944-02-17 John Hardy (5133-Mus 311) Lead Belly 3:14
1944-02-17 Pretty Flowers in Your Back Yard Lead Belly 2:47
1944-02-17 Roberta (5126-3-Mus 311) Lead Belly 3:08
1944-02-17 When the Boys Were Out on the Western Plains (5130-1-Mus 310) Lead Belly 2:58
1944-02-17 Where Did You Sleep Last Night Lead Belly 3:02
1944-02-17 Yellow Gal (5129-Mus 310) Lead Belly 3:06
1944-04-19 Don’t Lie Buddy Lead Belly 2:22
1944-04-19 I’ve a Pretty Flowers Lead Belly 2:27
1944-04-23 (What Are) Little Boys (Made Of) / Let Me Hold Your Hand (All for You) / Polly Wolly (Polly) Wee Lead Belly 2:19
1944-04-23 How Do You Know / Don’t Mind the Weather Lead Belly 2:18
1944-04-23 Little Sally Walker / Ha Ha Thisaway / Red Bird Lead Belly 2:37
1944-04-23 Skip to My Lou / Christmas Day (It’s Almost Day) Lead Belly 2:02
1944-04-25 Blind Lemon (Memorial Record) Lead Belly 1:26
1944-04-25 Leadbelly’s Dance Lead Belly 0:54
1944-04-25 Mo’ Yet / (Little Boy) How Old Are You / There’s a Limb on the Tree (Green Grass Grows All Around) Lead Belly 2:51
1944-04-25 Mother’s Blues (Little Children Blues) (MA-167-Asch 331-3) Lead Belly 2:33
1944-04-25 Outskirts of Town Lead Belly 2:41
1944-04-25 Red River / Black Girl (In the Pines) / Don’t Miss Your Water Blues Lead Belly 4:16
1944-04 We Shall Be Free Woody Guthrie 3:02
1944-05 Army Life Lead Belly 1:48
1944-05 Bourgeois Blues (Fw 34) Lead Belly 2:20
1944-05 Children’s Blues (Little Children’s Blues) (Fw 2488) Lead Belly 2:29
1944-05 Corn Bread Rough (Arh 1009) Lead Belly 2:09
1944-05 Easy Rider (See See Rider) (Fw 34) Lead Belly 2:51
1944-05 In the Evenin’ When the Sun Goes Down Lead Belly 2:34
1944-05 Jean Harlow (Fw 2488) Lead Belly 1:42
1944-05 Jim Crow Blues Lead Belly 2:26
1944-05 Juliana Johnson (Fw 53) Lead Belly 1:09
1944-05 Keep Your Hands Off Her Lead Belly 2:53
1944-05 Line ’em Lead Belly 1:13
1944-05 Mr. Hitler Lead Belly 3:07
1944-05 National Defense Blues Lead Belly 3:03
1944-05 Red Bird (Fw 34) Lead Belly 2:56
1944-05 T.B. Blues (Fw 34) Lead Belly 3:43
1944-05 The Blood Done Sign My Name (Ain’t You Glad) (Fw 2488) Lead Belly 2:21
1944-05 The Bourgeois Blues Lead Belly 2:20
1944-05 There’s a Man Going Round Taking Names Lead Belly 1:26
1944-05 We Shall Be Free Lead Belly 2:36
1944-07 Cow Cow Yicky Yicky Yea (SF 40043) Lead Belly 1:34
1944-10-04 Ella Speed Lead Belly 2:46
1944-10-04 Rock Island Line (398-3A1-Cap 239) Lead Belly 2:57
1944-10-04 Take This Hammer (400-A1-Cap 369) Lead Belly 2:54
1944-10-04 Tell Me Baby (399-1A-Cap 369) Lead Belly 2:58
1944-10-11 Backwater Blues Lead Belly 2:59
1944-10-11 Irene (Goodnight Irene) (413-3A-Cap 40130) Lead Belly 2:55
1944-10-11 On a Christmas Day (415-2A-Cap 369) Lead Belly 2:54
1944-10-11 Western Plain (414-2A-Cap 369) Lead Belly 2:44
1944-10-27 Grasshopper in My Pillow Lead Belly 2:48
1944-10-27 Sweet Mary Blues Lead Belly 2:57
1944-10-27 The Eagle Rocks (457-1-Cap 1821) Lead Belly 2:45
1944 Big Fat Woman Lead Belly 1:14
1944 We Shall Be Free Lead Belly & Woody Guthrie 2:33
1945-02-15 Boll Weevil (Infos from booklet) Lead Belly 3:24
1945-02-15 By and by When the Morning Comes Lead Belly 1:54
1945-02-15 Christmas Is Coming Lead Belly 1:08
1945-02-15 Good Morning Blues Lead Belly 2:54
1945-02-15 Haul Away Joe (Fw 7533) Lead Belly 2:23
1945-02-15 Irene, Goodnight (Fw 7533) Lead Belly 1:26
1945-02-15 John Henry Lead Belly 4:02
1945-02-15 Julie Ann Johnson (Fw 7533) Lead Belly 3:20
1945-02-15 Medley: a) Everytime I Feel the Spirit / b) Swing Low Sweet Chariot / c) They Hung Him on the Cross Lead Belly 3:27
1945-02-15 Rock Island Line Lead Belly 2:37
1945-02-15 Swing Low Sweet Chariot Lead Belly 1:06
1945-02-15 We’re in the Same Boat Brother Lead Belly 2:42
1945-02-15 When a Man’s a Long Way From Home Lead Belly 3:04
1946-06 4, 5, and 9 Lead Belly 2:37
1946-06 Defense Blues (D386-Disc 5085) Lead Belly 3:20
1946-06 Diggin’ My Potatoes Lead Belly 2:37
1946-06 Easy Rider (Disc 5501) Lead Belly 2:51
1946-06 Green Corn Lead Belly 1:18
1946-06 John Henry (Fw 53) Lead Belly 2:24
1946-06 Pigmeat (Disc 5501) Lead Belly 2:20
1946-10 Alabama Bound (D669-Disc 6045) Lead Belly 2:26
1946-10 Fiddler’s Dram (Fw 2488) Lead Belly 2:27
1946-10 Gray Goose (D673-Disc 6044) Lead Belly 1:37
1946-10 Green Corn (Fw 4) Lead Belly 1:18
1946-10 Ham and Eggs (D670-Disc 6043) Lead Belly 2:46
1946-10 Midnight Special (D674-Disc 6043) Lead Belly 2:17
1946-10 Stew Ball (D672-Disc 6045) Lead Belly 2:31
1946-10 Yellow Gal (D671-Disc 6044) Lead Belly 2:27
1947-02 Big Fat Woman lead vocals Lead Belly 1:11
1947-02 Bring Me a Little Water Silvy (Sylvie) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:00
1947-02 Good Morning Blues (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:16
1947-02 Gray Goose (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:26
1947-02 Irene, Good Night (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:54
1947-02 Laura lead vocals Lead Belly 1:41
1947-02 Leaving Blues (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 2:20
1947-02 Meeting at the Building lead vocals Lead Belly 1:22
1947-02 Moaning lead vocals Lead Belly 1:03
1947-02 Pick a Bale of Cotton lead vocals Lead Belly 1:45
1947-02 Take This Hammer (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:37
1947-02 We Shall Walk Through the Valley lead vocals Lead Belly 1:14
1947-02 Yellow Gal (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:24
1947-02 You Can’t Lose Me Cholly (Fw LP-4) lead vocals Lead Belly 1:14
1947-06-14 Green Corn (“This Is Jazz” broadcast) Lead Belly 0:58
1947-06-14 John Henry (“This Is Jazz” broadcast) Lead Belly 3:02
1947-09-06 Eagle Rock Rag (live) (Doc. DLP-544) Lead Belly 1:37
1947 Black Betty / Old Man / On a Monday Lead Belly 2:58
1947 Black Girl Lead Belly 2:10
1947 Blind Lemon Lead Belly 1:43
1947 Blind Lemon (Song) Lead Belly 1:41
1947 Borrow Love and Go Lead Belly 2:14
1947 Bottle Up and Go Lead Belly 1:55
1947 Cotton Fields Lead Belly 2:09
1947 Cotton Song (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 2:10
1947 Duncan (And Brady) Lead Belly 1:08
1947 Duncan and Brady Lead Belly 1:09
1947 Duncan and Brady (a cappella) Lead Belly 1:09
1947 Good Mornin’ Blues (unissued) Lead Belly 3:40
1947 Grey Goose Lead Belly 1:27
1947 Ha Ha This Way (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 1:29
1947 Howard Hughes Lead Belly 3:02
1947 I’m Leavin’ on the Morning Train Lead Belly 4:19
1947 If It Wasn’t for Dicky Lead Belly 2:53
1947 In the Pines Lead Belly 2:10
1947 Jean Harlow Lead Belly 2:28
1947 Laura Lead Belly 1:44
1947 Leavin’ Blues (Leavin’ in the Morning) (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 1:30
1947 New York City (unissued) Lead Belly 3:18
1947 No Good Rider Lead Belly 2:47
1947 Old Riley Lead Belly 2:01
1947 Old Riley (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 2:25
1947 On a Monday (I’m Almost Done) (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 2:12
1947 Pigmeat Lead Belly 2:36
1947 Pigmeat (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 2:18
1947 Rock Island Line (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 2:20
1947 Shorty George (Fw LP-14) Lead Belly 1:29
1947 Sukey Jump Lead Belly 1:08
1947 Sukey Jump (Win'jammer) Lead Belly 1:07
1947 The Gallis Pole (unissued) Lead Belly 2:52
1947 Turn Yo' Radio On Lead Belly 2:12
1948-09 Noted Rider Lead Belly 3:32
1948-09 Ox Driving Moan Lead Belly 2:43
1948-09 Take a Whiff on Me Lead Belly 3:28
1948-09 Tell Me Baby, What Was Wrong With You Lead Belly 3:17
1948-09 – 1948-10 Ain't Going Down to the Well No More Lead Belly 1:07
1948-09 – 1948-10 Birmingham Jail (Down in the Valley) Lead Belly 1:50
1948-09 – 1948-10 Go Down, Old Hannah Lead Belly 2:08
1948-09 – 1948-10 Goin’ Back to Mary (If I Had You Governor / Governor Pat Neff) Lead Belly 3:43
1948-09 – 1948-10 It Was Early One Mornin’ (Jail House Blues) Lead Belly 2:27
1948-09 – 1948-10 It Was Soon One Morning Lead Belly 1:16
1948-09 – 1948-10 John Henry (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 3:13
1948-09 – 1948-10 Pick a Bale of Cotton (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 1:27
1948-09 – 1948-10 Shout On (Honey I’m All Out and Down) Lead Belly 2:13
1948-09 – 1948-10 Take This Hammer Lead Belly 2:16
1948-09 – 1948-10 Whoa Back Buck (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 2:13
1948-10 Come and Sit Down Beside Me Lead Belly 1:06
1948-10 Gallis Pole Lead Belly 2:48
1948-10 Gallis Pole Lead Belly 2:49
1948-10 Ha, Ha This a Way (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 1:36
1948-10 Parting Song (When You Smile‐o) Lead Belly 2:54
1948-10 Rooster Crows at Midnight (Christmas Day) (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 1:23
1948-10 Skip to My Lou (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 1:33
1948-10 You Can't Lose a Me, Charlie (Fw LP 31030) Lead Belly 1:36
1948-11-21 A Lesson in History Lead Belly 1:55
1948-11-21 Ain't It a Shame Lead Belly 1:45
1948-11-21 Bourgeois Blues Lead Belly 4:05
1948-11-21 Dicky Lead Belly 0:22
1948-11-21 Down in Louisiana Lead Belly 1:50
1948-11-21 Fannin Street Lead Belly 4:28
1948-11-21 Goodnight Irene Lead Belly 2:26
1948-11-21 Goodnight Irene Lead Belly 0:24
1948-11-21 Hawaiian Song Lead Belly 1:42
1948-11-21 I Ain't Goin' Down to the Well No More Lead Belly 2:02
1948-11-21 Jean Harlow Lead Belly 2:44
1948-11-21 Jim Crow Lead Belly 2:35
1948-11-21 John Henry Lead Belly 3:15
1948-11-21 Lake Superior Lead Belly 1:18
1948-11-21 Mississippi River Lead Belly 2:38
1948-11-21 Mississippi River (no. 2) Lead Belly 1:38
1948-11-21 Nobody in the World Is Better Than Us Lead Belly 0:30
1948-11-21 Old Black Crow Lead Belly 1:50
1948-11-21 Pig Latin Song Lead Belly 0:59
1948-11-21 Samuel Hall Lead Belly 2:29
1948-11-21 Story Lead Belly 2:06
1948-11-21 Talk About Governor and Writing the Song / Governor Pat Neff Lead Belly 6:06
1948-11-21 Talk About Louisiana and Governor Allen / Governor O.K. Allen Lead Belly 4:38
1948-11-21 The Grey Goose Lead Belly 1:03
1948-11-21 Tuning: Introduction to the Gallis Pole Lead Belly 3:46
1948-11-21 Tuning: Talk About Stewball / Stewball Lead Belly 3:34
1948 Gallis Pole Lead Belly 2:48
1948 The Midnight Special (adapted by John A. and Alan Lomax) Lead Belly 2:05
1949-02-19 Ain’t Gonna Let You Worry My Life No More (WNYC Jazz‐Festival) Lead Belly 2:20
1949-02-19 Good Morning Blues (WNYC Jazz‐Festival) (CCI LP 23) Lead Belly 2:53
1949-02-19 Pretty Papa (WNYC Jazz‐Festival) Lead Belly 2:40
1949-06-15 I Will Be So Glad When I Get Home (live) Lead Belly 2:07
1949-06-15 Old Ship of Zion (live) Lead Belly 1:57
1949 Fannin Street Lead Belly 3:04
Becky Dean, She Was a Gamblin' Girl Lead Belly 4:37
Bourgeois Blues Lead Belly 2:22
C.C. Rider Lead Belly 4:08
Chicken Crowing for Midnight Lead Belly 1:07
Cow Cow Yicky Yicky Yea lead vocals Clothesline Revival 2:55
Cow Cow Yiki Lead Belly 1:33
De Kalb Blues Lead Belly 2:50
Don't Lie Buddy background vocals Lead Belly and Josh White 2:21
Duncan and Brady Lead Belly 4:09
Ella Speed Lead Belly 2:45
Fannin Street Lead Belly 2:37
Frankie and Albert Lead Belly 4:06
Gallis Pole Lead Belly 2:49
Good Morning Blues Lead Belly 2:24
Gray Goose Lead Belly 1:29
How Long Blues Lead Belly 2:12
In New Orleans Lead Belly 3:15
In the Evening When the Sun Goes Down Lead Belly 3:32
Irene Lead Belly 3:04
John Hardy Lead Belly 2:46
Leaving Blues Lead Belly 3:35
Let It Shine on Me Lead Belly 3:32
Matchbox Blues Lead Belly 4:24
Midnight Special Lead Belly 3:06
New Orleans (The Rising Sun Blues) Lead Belly 1:55
Noted Rider Blues Lead Belly 2:50
On a Monday Lead Belly 1:46
Rock Island Line Lead Belly 2:02
Rock Island Live Lead Belly 2:04
Sail on, Little Girl, Sail On Lead Belly 3:16
So Doggone Soon Lead Belly 3:39
Take a Whiff on Me Lead Belly 2:55
Which Way to the Red River Run Lead Belly 3:47
Worried Blues Lead Belly 3:09
You Don't Know My Mind Lead Belly 4:08
Important Recordings 1934 - 1949 Lead Belly
writer
1935 Alberta Huddie William Ledbetter
(What Are) Little Boys (Made Of) Huddie William Ledbetter
4, 5, and 9 Huddie William Ledbetter
Ain't Gonna Let You Worry My Life No More Huddie William Ledbetter
Ain’t It a Shame Huddie William Ledbetter
Army Life Huddie William Ledbetter
Big Fat Woman Huddie William Ledbetter
Birmingham Jail Huddie William Ledbetter
Black Girl Huddie William Ledbetter
Blind Lemon (Memorial Record) Huddie William Ledbetter
Blind Lemon (Song) Huddie William Ledbetter
Blood Done Sign My Name Huddie William Ledbetter
Borrow Love & Go Huddie William Ledbetter
Bring Me a Little Water, Sylvie Huddie William Ledbetter
Can't You Line 'em Huddie William Ledbetter
Christmas Is Coming Huddie William Ledbetter
Christmas Song Huddie William Ledbetter
Come and Sit Down Beside Me Huddie William Ledbetter
Corn Bread Rough Huddie William Ledbetter
Cow Cow Yicky Yea Huddie William Ledbetter
Daddy I'm Coming Back to You Huddie William Ledbetter
De Kalb Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Diggin' My Potatoes (Lead Belly version) Huddie William Ledbetter
Don't Lie Buddy Huddie William Ledbetter
Don't Mind the Weather Huddie William Ledbetter
Don't Miss Your Water Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Don't You Love Your Daddy No More Huddie William Ledbetter
Eagle Rock Rag Huddie William Ledbetter
Ella Speed Huddie William Ledbetter
Fiddler's Dream Huddie William Ledbetter
Go Down Old Hannah Huddie William Ledbetter
Good Morning Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Governor Pat Neff Huddie William Ledbetter
Ha Ha This A-Way Huddie William Ledbetter
Ham 'n Eggs Huddie William Ledbetter
Hitler Song Huddie William Ledbetter
How Do You Know? Huddie William Ledbetter
Howard Hughes Huddie William Ledbetter
I Will Be So Glad When I Get Home Huddie William Ledbetter
I'm Leavin' on the Morning Train Huddie William Ledbetter
I'm on My Last Go Round Huddie William Ledbetter
I've a Pretty Flower Huddie William Ledbetter
It Was Early One Morning Huddie William Ledbetter
It Was Soon One Morning (NOT "Early One Morning" a.k.a. "Jail House Bound") Huddie William Ledbetter
Jean Harlow Huddie William Ledbetter
Jim Crow Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Julie Ann Johnson Huddie William Ledbetter
Laura Huddie William Ledbetter
Leadbelly's Dance Huddie William Ledbetter
Let Me Hold Your Hand (All for You) Huddie William Ledbetter
Line 'em Huddie William Ledbetter
Linin’ Track
Little Children Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Little Sally Walker Huddie William Ledbetter
Meeting at the Building Huddie William Ledbetter
Mo' Yet Huddie William Ledbetter
Moanin' (Lead Belly) Huddie William Ledbetter
Moaning Huddie William Ledbetter
National Defense Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
New York City Huddie William Ledbetter
No Good Rider Huddie William Ledbetter
Noted Rider Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Old Man Huddie William Ledbetter
Old Ship of Zion Huddie William Ledbetter
On a Christmas Day Huddie William Ledbetter
On a Monday Huddie William Ledbetter
Outskirts of Town Huddie William Ledbetter
Ox Driving Moan Huddie William Ledbetter
Parting Song Huddie William Ledbetter
Pigmeat Huddie William Ledbetter
Polly Wolly Wee Huddie William Ledbetter
Poor Howard
Poor Howard Huddie William Ledbetter
Pretty Flowers in My Backyard Huddie William Ledbetter
Pretty Papa Huddie William Ledbetter
Red River Huddie William Ledbetter
Redbird Huddie William Ledbetter
Ride On Huddie Ledbetter
Roberta Huddie William Ledbetter
Rock Island Line Huddie William Ledbetter
Sail On, Little Girl, Sail On Huddie William Ledbetter
Shorty George Huddie William Ledbetter
Sukey Jump Huddie William Ledbetter
Sweet Mary Blues Huddie William Ledbetter
Sylvie
Talking Preaching Huddie William Ledbetter
Tell Me Baby Huddie William Ledbetter
The Boll Weevil Huddie William Ledbetter
There's a Man Going Around Taking Names Huddie William Ledbetter
Turn Your Radio On Huddie William Ledbetter
We Shall Be Free Huddie William Ledbetter
We're in the Same Boat Brother Huddie William Ledbetter
When a Man's a Long Way From Home Huddie William Ledbetter
When the Boys Were Out on the Western Plains Huddie William Ledbetter
Whoa Back, Buck Huddie William Ledbetter
Yellow Gal Huddie William Ledbetter
You Can't Lose-A Me Cholly Huddie William Ledbetter