Sloppy Henry

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, composer, lyricist, guitar, songwriter

Notes: Original name: Waymon Henry; sometimes listed as Weyman Henry.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh 8715 10-in. 8/27/1924 Tom cat rag Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 8716 10-in. 8/27/1924 Cannon ball blues Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9578 10-in. Mar. 1926 Foggy morning blues Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9579 10-in. Mar. 1926 Bobbed haired woman blues Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9580 10-in. Mar. 1926 Traveling blues Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9581 Not documented Mar. 1926 [Unknown title(s)] Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal  
OKeh 9582 10-in. Mar. 1926 Goose pecked man Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9583 10-in. Mar. 1926 Alias Charley Jones blues Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9584 10-in. Mar. 1926 Run away blues Burr ; Sloppy Henry Female-male vocal duet, with piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh 9585 Not documented Mar. 1926 [Unknown title(s)] Eddie Heywood ; Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with piano Performer, baritone vocal  
OKeh W402139 10-in. 8/13/1928 Canned heat blues Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars Performer, baritone vocal, Composer, guitar  
OKeh W402140 10-in. 8/13/1928 Say I do it Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars Performer, baritone vocal, Composer, guitar  
OKeh W402141 10-in. 8/13/1928 Long, tall, disconnected mama Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo and vocal duet, with violin and guitar Composer, Performer, baritone vocal, guitar  
OKeh W402142 10-in. 8/13/1928 Royal Palm Special blues Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar Performer, baritone vocal, guitar  
OKeh W402281 10-in. 3/12/1929 Hobo blues Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with cornet and piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh W402282 10-in. 3/12/1929 The best cheap car in the market is a Ford Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with cornet and piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh W402283 10-in. 3/12/1929 Jomo man blues Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with cornet and piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  
OKeh W402284 10-in. 3/12/1929 Some sweet rainy day Sloppy Henry Male vocal solo, with cornet and piano Performer, baritone vocal, Composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sloppy Henry," accessed September 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107639.

Sloppy Henry. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107639.

"Sloppy Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 September 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107639

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