Katie Mae

Composer: Lightnin' Hopkins

Grateful Dead

info History Of The Grateful Dead, Vol. 1 (Bear's Choice), 1973
info The Golden Road (1965-1973), 2001
info Road Trips: Vol 3, Number 3: Fillmore East, 5/15/70, 2010
info Family Dog at the Great Highway, 4/18/70, 2013
info Live Albums Collection, 2013


no info Lightnin' Hopkins, 194?
no info Lightnin' Hopkins Strums The Blues, Lightnin' Hopins, 1958
no info Mean Ol' Frisco, Arthur Big Boy Crudup, 1960
no info That's Alright Mama, Big Boy Crudup, 1961
no info Lightnin', Lightnin' Hopkins, 1961
no info Lightnin' Hopkins on Stage, Lightnin' Hopkins, 1962
no info Best of the Blues, Volume 2, Various Artists (Lightnin' Hopkins), 1964
no info I'm In The Mood, Big Boy Crudup, 1983
no info Complete Prestige/Bluesville Recordings, Lightnin' Hopkins, 1991
no info Complete Aladdin Session, Lightnin' Hopkins, 1992
no info Mojo Hand - The Anthology (as Katie Mae Blues), Lightnin' Hopkins, 1993
no info It's a Sin to Be Rich, Lightnin' Hopkins, 1993
no info Rising Sun Collection, Lightnin' Hopkins/Sonny Terry/Louisiana Red, 1996
no info Slo Leak, Slo Leak, 1996
no info The Road I'm On: Retrospective, Dion, 1997
info The Roots Of The Grateful Dead & Jerry Garcia, Various Artists (Lightnin' Hopkins), 2001
info All the Classics: 1946-1951, Lightnin' Hopkins, 2003
info The Roots of the Grateful Dead, Various Artists (Lightnin' Hopkins), 2008


Writing credits are Hopkins on Bear's Choice and his own releases but are Crudup on Crudup releases. The song may well pre-date both.

A closely related song You Call Yourself A Cadillac can be found on Shake 'Em On Down - The Real Country Blues, Various Artists (Robert Nighthawk with Corey Mason), 199?