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 (lĕd′bĕt′ər), Huddie Known as "Leadbelly." 1888-1949.
American folk and blues musician and songwriter noted for his recordings of traditional songs such as "Good Night, Irene" as well as original songs such as "Bourgeois Blues."


(ˈlɛd bɛt ər)

Huddie ( “Leadbelly” ), 1885?–1949, U.S. folk singer.
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Noun1.Ledbetter - United States folk singer and composer (1885-1949)
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