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Leadbelly 1885-1949

Overview
Works: 1,029 works in 1,939 publications in 2 languages and 24,945 library holdings
Genres: Music  Blues (Music)  Folk music  Popular music  Folk songs, English  Folk songs  Songs  Children's sound recordings  Discographies  Cover versions 
Roles: Performer, Author, Singer, Composer, Instrumentalist, Arranger, Lyricist, Other, Musician, Honoree
Classifications: M1630.18, 784.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Leadbelly
Publications by Leadbelly
Publications by Leadbelly, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Leadbelly
Classic blues from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings ( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 692 libraries worldwide
The blues is a sound forged in hard times but powerful enough to bring on the good times. This collection covers nearly half a century of blues with styles including Delta, St. Louis, and Chicago blues by some of the genre's biggest legends
Folkways, a vision shared : a tribute to Woody Guthrie and Leadbelly by Woody Guthrie( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 libraries worldwide
Smithsonian Folkways children's music collection by Smithsonian Folkways( file )
6 editions published between 1942 and 1998 in English and held by 508 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six children's songs, games, and poems from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and Folkways Records, performed by such artists as Woody Guthrie, Ella Jenkins, and Pete Seeger
Smithsonian Folkways American roots collection ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Twenty-six tracks from outstanding Smithsonian Folkways recordings present a panorama of American roots music. TN
Leadbelly sings folk songs by Leadbelly( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 1962 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 463 libraries worldwide
Classic folk music from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 459 libraries worldwide
Woody Guthrie sings folk songs by Woody Guthrie( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 1962 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 libraries worldwide
Midnight special by Leadbelly( Sound Recording )
35 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Where did you sleep last night by Leadbelly( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 380 libraries worldwide
Classic protest songs ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 373 libraries worldwide
War, social injustice, and calls for action have long fueled the creative musical fire for many passionate artists. Here some of folk's greatest artists are featured in some of music's most powerful songs for change
Leadbelly by Leadbelly( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 355 libraries worldwide
From the swamplands of Louisiana, the prisons of Texas, and the streets of New York City, Lead Belly and his music became cornerstones of American music and touchstones of African American cultural legacy
That's why we're marching by Woody Guthrie( file )
5 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 348 libraries worldwide
Classic African-American ballads : from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
Classic folk songs for kids : from Smithsonian Folkways ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
With this collection, curator Jeff Place culls a cross-section of 26 classics from the Smithsonian Folkways vaults to tell an intriguing story of American signature sing-along. The songs' origins are as fascinating as the songs are fun: centuries-old European ballads, an American Revolutionary tune, Nineteenth-century American folksongs, African-derived game songs, a sea chantey, a railroad jingle, camp songs, and even an opera song
Classic maritime music from Smithsonian Folkways recordings by Jeffrey Place( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 325 libraries worldwide
If I had a hammer : songs of hope & struggle by Pete Seeger( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Lead Belly sings for children by Leadbelly( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Leadbelly sings a collection of work, blues, folk and spiritual songs to teach children about the experiences and emotions of adult life
Classic railroad songs ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Bourgeois blues by Leadbelly( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 307 libraries worldwide
Free and equal blues by Josh White( file )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 305 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lead belly 1885-1949
Lead Belly Amerikaans zanger
Lead Belly cantante e chitarrista statunitense
Lead Belly canwr gwerin a'r felan o UDA
Leadbelly
Leadbelly 1885-1949
Leadbelly amerykański muzyk folkowy, bluesowy
Leadbelly musicien américain de folk et de blues
Leadbelly músico y compositor estadounidense
Leadbelly US-amerikanischer Bluessänger
Leadbetter, Huddie, 1885-1949
Ledbetter, Huddie
Ledbetter, Huddie 1885-1949
Ledbetter, Huddie William 1885-1949
Χάντυ Ουΐλιαμ Λεντμπέτερ
Лед Бели
Ледбелли
Лід Беллі
Лідбэлі
לדבטר, ה
לדבלי מוזיקאי אמריקאי
لید بلی
레드 벨리
レッドベリー
利德·貝利
Languages
English (242)
Spanish (1)
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