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Floyd Lee
Birth name Floyd Lee
Born (1933-08-20)August 20, 1933
Lamar, Mississippi, US
Died June 7, 2020(2020-06-07) (aged 86)
Columbus, Ohio, US
Genres Blues
Occupation(s) Guitarist, singer
Instruments Guitar, vocals
Years active 1950s–2013

Floyd Lee, also known as Theodore Williams (August 20, 1933 – June 7, 2020), was an American blues musician. He was best known for his performances of blues music in and around New York's subway stations for almost 30 years. Although best known for his passionate street performing in New York, in Lee's later years he recorded four albums in the 2000s on the Amogla Records label.

Lee died on June 7, 2020 at a hospital in Columbus, Ohio of heart failure at the age of 86.

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