Blind Lemon Jefferson  American Musician


Blind Lemon Jefferson

Blind Lemon Jefferson


Six Degrees

Connect any celebrity with Blind Lemon Jefferson to see how closely they are linked... romantically!

Recent connections involving Blind Lemon Jefferson


    "Blind" Lemon Jefferson (born Lemon Henry Jefferson; September 24, 1893 – December 19, 1929) was an American blues and gospel singer, guitarist, and songwriter from Texas. He was one of the most popular blues singers of the 1920s, and has b...

    First Name Blind
    Middle Name Lemon
    Last Name Jefferson
    Alternative Name Deacon L. J. Bates
    Age 36 (age at death) years
    Birthday 24th September, 1893
    Birthplace Coutchman, Texas, U.S.
    Died 19th December, 1929
    Zodiac Sign Libra
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, musician
    Occupation Musician
    Music Genre (Text) Blues, gospel blues
    Music Genre Blues
    Origin Coutchman, Texas, U.S.
    Year(s) Active 1926–1929, 1900s–1929
    Music Style Acoustic Texas Blues, Folk, Country Blues, Field Recordings, Pre-War Gospel Blues, Regional Blues, Texas Blues, Folk-Blues, Acoustic Blues, Pre-War Blues, Slide Guitar Blues
    Music Mood Autumnal, Intense, Sparse, Atmospheric, Austere, Rustic, Confident, Street-Smart, Freewheeling, Confrontational, Bravado, Gutsy, Swaggering, Earnest, Intimate, Exuberant, Cathartic, Earthy, Organic, Gloomy, Bittersweet
    Instrument Guitar, Vocals
    Instrument (text) Guitar
    Record Label Paramount Records, Okeh Records
    More about Blind Lemon Jefferson
    Less about Blind Lemon Jefferson