Sleepy John Estes


                                          AboutSleepy John Estes

                                          John Adam Estes ( or 1904 — ), best known as Sleepy John Estes or Sleepy John, was a U.S. blues guitarist, songwriter and vocalist, born in Ripley, Lauderdale County, Tennessee. In 1915, Estes' father, a sharecropper who also played some guitar, moved the family to Brownsville, Tennessee.