Leon Chappelear

Birth and Death Data: Born August 1st, 1909 (Gilmer), Died October 22nd, 1962

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, vocalist, lead guitar, composer, songwriter, lyricist, arranger

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 79 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 60720 10-in. 3/13/1936 I don't know why Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60721 10-in. 3/13/1936 Prairie Rose Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61775 10-in. 2/14/1937 Just a blue eyed blonde Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61776 10-in. 2/14/1937 Trouble in mind Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61777 10-in. 2/14/1937 Too good to be true Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61778 10-in. 2/14/1937 Baby won't you come along Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61779 10-in. 2/14/1937 You're in my heart to stay Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61780 10-in. 2/14/1937 Wild cat Mama Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61781 10-in. 2/14/1937 I'm serving days Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61782 10-in. 2/14/1937 Who walks in when I walk out Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61783 10-in. 2/14/1937 Travelin' blues Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61784 10-in. 2/14/1937 In a little red barn Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61785 10-in. 2/14/1937 I never knew Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61786 10-in. 2/14/1937 Angry Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61787 10-in. 2/14/1937 The empty cradle Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 61788 10-in. 2/14/1937 The one rose Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63030 10-in. 12/12/1937 Dear little girl Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63031 10-in. 12/12/1937 She's got me worried Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63032 10-in. 12/12/1937 New do right Daddy Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63033 10-in. 12/12/1937 She's runnin' around Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63034 10-in. 12/12/1937 Goin' up to Dallas Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63035 10-in. 12/12/1937 Toodle-oo sweet Mama Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63036 10-in. 12/12/1937 Red hot Mama from way out West Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63037 10-in. 12/12/1937 You're a million miles from nowhere Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 63038 10-in. 12/12/1937 My mother's rosary Leon's Lone Star Cowboys vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar  
(Results 26-50 of 79 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chappelear, Leon," accessed January 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113137.

Chappelear, Leon. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113137.

"Chappelear, Leon." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113137

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