List of songs recorded by Lead Belly

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The following is a partial list of songs performed by Lead Belly. Lead Belly, born Huddie Ledbetter, was an American folk and blues musician active in the 1930s and 1940s.

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  1. ^ Discogs - Rock Island Line images, 10" 1953, Folkways Records (FP 14) US
  2. ^ Discogs - The Bourgeois Blues images, 78-RPM-10" 1939, Musicraft (227) US
  3. ^ Discogs - Take This Hammer: Huddie Ledbetter Memorial Album images, vinyl-10"-LP 1950, Folkways Records (804 FLP) US
  4. ^ Discogs - Martha Ledbetter (profile and) discography
  5. ^ Discogs - Leadbelly's Last Sessions Vol.1 vinyl 1959, Melodisc (MLP 12-113) UK; recorded September/October 1948, NYC
  6. ^ Discogs - Leadbelly's Legacy Volume 3: Early Recordings images, vinyl-10"-LP 1951, Folkways Records (FP 24) US
  7. ^ Discogs - Leadbelly's Legacy Volume 3: Early Recordings images, vinyl-10"-LP 1951, Folkways Records (FA 2024) US
  8. ^ Discogs - Diggin' my Potatoes vinyl-7"-EP 1962, Storyville (SEP 387) Denmark
  9. ^ Discogs - the Gallis Pole images, 78-RPM-10" 1939, Musicraft (227) US
  10. ^ Discogs - Leadbelly's Last Sessions Volume One 2vinyl-LP 1953, Folkways Records (FP 241) US
  11. ^ Discogs - Easy Rider: Leadbelly Legacy Vol.4 vinyl-10"-LP 1953, Folkways (FA 2034) US; recorded January 1941-1946
  12. ^ Discogs - Lead Belly's Last Sessions 4CD-compilation 1994, Smithsonian Folkways (SF CD 40068/71) US; recorded September 27, 1948
  13. ^ Discogs - "Live": New York 1947 & Austin, Texas 1949 reMastered-CD 2004, Document Records (DOCD-5676) Europe; recorded June 15 1949, University of Texas
  14. ^ Discogs - In New Orleans 78-RPM-10" 1944, Musicraft (312) US
  15. ^ Discogs - where did you sleep last night (LEAD BELLY LEGACY VOL.1) CD 1996, (SF CD 40044) US; recorded 1941-46, NYC
  16. ^ Discogs - American Jazz & Blues History Vol.128 - the Bourgeois Blues vinyl-12" Tobacco Road (B/2628) Germany
  17. ^ Discogs - On a Monday / John Henry 78-RPM-10" 1943-August, Asch Recordings (343-3) US
  18. ^ Discogs - Sonny Terry profile and discography
  19. ^ Discogs - Pig Meat vinyl-7"-EP 1962, Storyville (SEP 387) Denmark
  20. ^ Discogs - the Definitive Lead Belly 2CD-compilation 2005, Not Now Music (NOT2CD261) UK
  21. ^ Discogs - Black Betty 2vinyl-compilation 2011, Not Now Music Limited (NOT2LP133) UK
  22. ^ Discogs - Absolutely the Best CD-compilation 2000, Fuel_2000 (302 061 080 2) US
  23. ^ Discogs - Bluesman - Collector's Edition images, 2CD-compilation 2005, Fuel 2000 Records (302 061 532 2) US
  24. ^ Discogs - Leadbelly's Legacy Volume 3: Early Recordings vinyl-10"-LP 1951, Folkways Records (FA 2024) US
  25. ^ "Sylvie" was written by Ledbetter with "Paul Campbell", which according to attribution on the 1959 album Belafonte at Carnegie Hall was a collective pen name of The Weavers.
  26. ^ Discogs - Take This Hammer (Steel Drivin') / Corn Bread Rough 78-RPM-10" 1942, Asch Recordings (101) US
  27. ^ Discogs - (Black Gal) Where Did You Sleep Last Night? 78-RPM-10" 1944, Musicraft (312) US