Sonny Terry

Real Name:
Saunders Terrell
Profile:
Blind American blues harmonica player and vocalist. He primarily played in the Piedmont blues style but also performed in numerous folk music collaborations with the likes of Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie. He was also well known for his duo with guitarist Brownie McGhee.

b. October 24, 1911 (Greensboro, GA, USA)
d. March 11, 1986 (Mineola, NY, USA)
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Sonny Terry Discography Tracks

Albums

550 Sonny Terry - Blues album art Josh White, Woody Guthrie, Mary Lou Williams, Champion Jack Dupree, Sonny Terry, Cisco Houston Josh White, Woody Guthrie, Mary Lou Williams, Champion Jack Dupree, Sonny Terry, Cisco Houston - Blues(4xShellac, 12", Album) Asch Records 550 US 1944 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Get On Board: Negro Folksongs By The Folkmasters album art Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Coyal McMahan Sonny Terry, Brownie McGhee, Coyal McMahan - Get On Board: Negro Folksongs By The Folkmasters (Album) Folkways Records US 1952 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - The Singing Reverend album art Blind Gary Davis With Sonny Terry Blind Gary Davis With Sonny Terry - The Singing Reverend (Album) Stinson Records US 1953 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - City Blues album art Sonny Terry, Alec Stewart* Sonny Terry, Alec Stewart* - City Blues (Album) Elektra France 1954 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Folk Blues album art Sonny Terry Folk Blues (Album) Elektra US 1954 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Pete Seeger And Sonny Terry album art Pete Seeger and Sonny Terry Pete Seeger and Sonny Terry - Pete Seeger And Sonny Terry (Album) Folkways Records US 1958 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Sonny Terry And His Mouth-Harp album art Sonny Terry Sonny Terry And His Mouth-Harp (Album) Riverside Records US 1958 Sell This Version
NJT 515, NJT.515 Sonny Terry - Sonny, Brownie And Chris album art Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee / Chris Barber's Jazz Band Sonny Terry / Brownie McGhee / Chris Barber's Jazz Band - Sonny, Brownie And Chris(10", Album) Pye Nixa, Pye Nixa NJT 515, NJT.515 UK 1958 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - On The Road album art Sonny Terry, J.C. Burris, Sticks McGhee* Sonny Terry, J.C. Burris, Sticks McGhee* - On The Road (Album) Folkways Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Blues With Big Bill Broonzy · Sonny Terry · Brownie McGhee album art Big Bill Broonzy · Sonny Terry · Brownie McGhee Big Bill Broonzy · Sonny Terry · Brownie McGhee - Blues With Big Bill Broonzy · Sonny Terry · Brownie McGhee (Album) Folkways Records US 1959 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Down South Summit Meetin' album art Lightnin' Hopkins With Brownie McGhee - Sonny Terry - Big Joe Williams Lightnin' Hopkins With Brownie McGhee - Sonny Terry - Big Joe Williams - Down South Summit Meetin' (Album) World Pacific Records Netherlands 1960 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Sonny's Story album art Sonny Terry Sonny's Story (Album) Prestige Bluesville US 1960 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Sonny Terry's Washboard Band album art Sonny Terry Sonny Terry's Washboard Band (Album) Folkways Records, Folkways Records US 1961 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Last Night Blues album art Lightnin' Hopkins & Sonny Terry Lightnin' Hopkins & Sonny Terry - Last Night Blues (Album) Prestige Bluesville US 1961 Sell This Version
MLP 12-120 Sonny Terry - Lead Belly Memorial album art Leadbelly, Sonny Terry Leadbelly, Sonny Terry - Lead Belly Memorial(LP, Mono) Melodisc (3) MLP 12-120 UK 1961 Sell This Version
WLP 702 Sonny Terry - Talkin' 'Bout The Blues album art Sonny Terry Talkin' 'Bout The Blues(LP) Washington Records WLP 702 US 1961 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Harmonica & Vocal Solos album art Sonny Terry Harmonica & Vocal Solos (Album) Folkways Records US 1952 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Sings Folk Songs album art Woody Guthrie With Leadbelly, Cisco Houston, Sonny Terry And Bess Hawes Woody Guthrie With Leadbelly, Cisco Houston, Sonny Terry And Bess Hawes - Sings Folk Songs (Album) Folkways Records US 1962 Sell This Version
SLPS 54 Sonny Terry - Southern Mountain Hoedowns album art Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston, Sonny Terry, Alec Stewart* Woody Guthrie, Cisco Houston, Sonny Terry, Alec Stewart* - Southern Mountain Hoedowns(LP, RE, Red) Stinson Records SLPS 54 US 1962 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Whoopin' The Blues album art Sonny Terry Whoopin' The Blues (Album) Melodisc (3) US 1963 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Sonny Is King album art Sonny Terry Sonny Is King (Album) Prestige Bluesville, Prestige Bluesville, Prestige Bluesville US 1963 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Blues Hoot Live Recording At The Ash Grove album art Lightnin' Hopkins, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry Lightnin' Hopkins, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry - Blues Hoot Live Recording At The Ash Grove (Album) Horizon Records (8) UK 1963 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Blues Festival album art Lightnin' Hopkins, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, Big Joe Williams Lightnin' Hopkins, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, Big Joe Williams - Blues Festival (Album) Disques Vogue France 1963 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Sings Folk Songs, Vol. 2 album art Woody Guthrie with Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry Woody Guthrie with Cisco Houston and Sonny Terry - Sings Folk Songs, Vol. 2 (Album, Comp) Folkways Records US 1964 Sell This Version
Sonny Terry - Blind Sonny Terry album art Sonny Terry Blind Sonny Terry Archive Of Folk Music US 1965 Sell This Version