John Lee Hooker

John Lee Hooker

Born Aug 22, 1917
  • Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter
John Lee Hooker was a highly influential American blues singer, songwriter and guitarist. Hooker was born in Mississippi, he was the son of a sharecropper, and rose to prominence performing his own interpretation of what was originally a unique style of country blues. He developed a 'talking blues' ...

John Lee Hooker Stats

Nickname

: Johnny Lee Hooker

Profession

: Singer, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter

Ethnicity

: African American

Nationality

: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Aug 22, 1917 - Jun 21, 2001 (83 years old)

Place of Birth

: Clarksdale

Date of Death

: Jun 21, 2001

Place of Death

: Los Altos
Appearances

John Lee Hooker Film Roles

  1. Song of the South
    Br'er Rabbit
  2. John Lee Hooker: Live in Montreal: Montreal Jazz Festival
  3. Guitar Odyssey: Wired for Sound
  4. John Lee Hooker: That's My Story
    John Lee Hooker: That's My Story
  5. Free Tibet
  6. Bill Wyman's Blues Odyssey: A Journey to Music's Heart and Soul
  7. Blue Monday Party: Vol. 1 & 2
  8. John Lee Hooker and Friends: 1984-1992
  9. Classic Rhythm & Blues: Vol. 3
  10. The Mick Fleetwood Story: Two Sticks and a Drum

John Lee Hooker Film Appearances

  1. Masters of the Country Blues: John Lee Hooker and Furry Lewis
  2. Don't Start Me Talkin': The Junior Wells Story
    Don't Start Me Talkin': The Junior Wells Story
  3. John Lee Hooker: That's My Story
    John Lee Hooker: That's My Story
  4. Guitar Odyssey: Wired for Sound
  5. The Mick Fleetwood Story: Two Sticks and a Drum
  6. Free Tibet
  7. Hard Rock Drums
  8. John Lee Hooker: Come and See About Me
    John Lee Hooker: Come and See About Me
  9. Blues Collection: Live at Wilebski's
  10. Blues Legends: The Blues

John Lee Hooker TV Guest Roles

  1. Host: B.B. King
  2. 24 June 1964
  3. Feel Like Going Home

John Lee Hooker Albums

  1. That's My Story (Sings the Blues)
    That's My Story (Sings the Blues)
  2. Burnin'
  3. Burning Hell
  4. It Serves You Right to Suffer
    It Serves You Right to Suffer
  5. Urban Blues
  6. Coast to Coast Blues Band
  7. My Story Is Blues, Volume 1
  8. My Story Is Blues, Volume 2
  9. My Story Is Blues, Volume 3
  10. The Healer
    The Healer