Nathaniel "Pops" Overstreet

Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica

Date of Birth:  July 22, 1925    DeKalb, MS

Date of Death:  January 27, 2000    Houston, TX

Place of Burial:  Unknown

Has Marker:  Unknown

Grave Location:  Unknown



Ainsworth, Alan. "Nathaniel 'Pops' Overstreet," Living Blues, January/February 1997, no. 131, p. 47.

Fraher, James. Blues is a Feeling: Voices and Visions of African-American Blues Musicians. Mount Horeb, WI: Face to Face Books, 1998.


Govenar, Alan. Meeting the Blues – The Rise of the Texas Sound. New York: Da Capo Press, 1995.


Komara, Edward (Ed.).  Encyclopedia of the Blues, Volume 1: A-J. New York: Routledge, 2006.

Wood, Roger and James Fraher. Down in Houston. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2003.

The only known recording of Nathaniel "Pops" Overstreet.

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