DIGGING MY POTATOES

Latest update on 29/09/2014

Artist: Little Son Joe
Author: Ernest Lawlers
Label: Vocalion
Year: 1939

Ernest Lawlers was his birth name. With Memphis Minnie, his future bride.

Covers:

1939:

Washboard Sam [for Bluebird]

1940:

Memphis Slim

1940:

Brownie McGhee [as Picking My Potatoes]

1940s:

Memphis Minnie & Little Son Joe [crediting herself]

1955:

Lonnie Donegan [banned by the BBC]

1964:

Little Walter

1965:

Heinz & The Wild Boys [hit UK]

1966:

Ferre Grignard

1967:

Muddy Waters

1978:

Pirates

1982:

Dana Gillespie

Also by Buddy Guy & Junior Wells, Champion Jack Dupree, Lead Belly, James Cotton, Long John Baldry and Heinz.

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