Folk Music 13 of 23 Genres

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Folk music are songs originating among the people of a country or area, passed by oral tradition from one singer or generation to the next, often existing in several versions, and marked generally by simple, modal melody and stanzaic, narrative verse. a song of similar character written by a known composer.

40 Folk Music artists within blog:

Afro Soukous Rhumba 48 (https://youtu.be/LBB9exySesg) (RQ 9).

Aguilar, Angela (17) La Llorona (Hispanic) 37 (https://youtu.be/h5z99EYHY4I) (RQ 10+).

Ashcroft, Catherine Uilleann Pipes (Irish) 48 (https://youtu.be/P40YOU8ggJk) (RQ 9).

Australian Aboriginal Didgerido 48 (https://youtu.be/nN-542IYoE0) (RQ 10).

Avicii (Tim Berling) Wake Me Up (Irish) committed suicide 37 (https://youtu.be/Ey7D6FVvBNM) (RQ 7).

Banks, Aimee Seod A’Chaoi (Irish) 37 (https://youtu.be/B0h0niz9sYM) (RQ 10).

Kenya Benga Luo 48 Calidre 50 (https://youtu.be/HRMiQuRDbDQ) (RQ 7).

Corrido de Juanito 48 (https://youtu.be/pC7a27zE2fs) (RQ 10+).

Canadian Folk Breche-Grandir 48 (https://youtu.be/gzi1zFyPuMw) (RQ 9).

Chad Mitchell Trio The Marvelous Toy 51 (https://youtu.be/NZeUDAoNrvQ) (RQ 10).

Collins, Judy Both Sides Now 36 (https://youtu.be/8L1UngfqojI) (RQ 9).

Croce, Jim Time in a Bottle 36 (https://youtu.be/dO1rMeYnOmM) (RQ 10).

Donovan (Phillips Leitch) Catch the Wind 36 (https://youtu.be/wgygMF4s-f4) (RQ 9).

Faithful, Marianne As Tears Go By 36 (https://youtu.be/-efIjZ_1yQg) (RQ 8).

Gagaku (Japan) Flute & Drums 48 (https://youtu.be/QRZ1eNlzhoA) (RQ 7).

Garnett, Gale We’ll Sing in the Sunshine 35 (https://youtu.be/csWk7wu0iP4) (RQ 10).

German- Polish Polka (Greatest Hits) 10 tracks 48 (https://youtu.be/e-dzXXClhwI) (RQ 8).

Guthrie, Woodie We Shall Be Free 18 (https://youtu.be/tnQGL9H_ioc) (RQ 8).

Hardin, Tim If I Were a Carpenter 51 (https://youtu.be/GRiQ1F0FOTw) (RQ 8).

Hattori, Ryutaro Japanese Folk Songs 48 (https://youtu.be/DEra35bO7SA) (RQ 10).

Irish Step Dancing 48 (https://youtu.be/HgGAzBDE454) (RQ 8).

Japan Fisherman’s Song 48 (https://youtu.be/j967wyK7-40) (RQ 8).

Joshi, Bhimsen Hindustani 48 (https://youtu.be/lLU5p5u9nWw) (RQ 7).

King, Carole I Feel the Earth Move 36 (https://youtu.be/6913KnbMpHM) (RQ 8).

Latin Mambo 48 (https://youtu.be/3SWZIESB8ko) (RQ 9).

Mento Hill & Gully Rider (Reggae) 48 (https://youtu.be/tCpTkfYVHpQ) ((RQ 9).

Morocco Gnawa 48 (https://youtu.be/bnixGjMhBJE) (RQ 8).

Feinbier, Hagara Navajo Happy Song 48 (https://youtu.be/DkWsToBM-Cs) (RQ 8).

Greatful Dead Uncle John’s Band 2 (https://youtu.be/TSIajKGHZRk) (RQ 9).

Mayall, John Bare Wires 6 (https://youtu.be/UwKfePSvbkY) (RQ 8).

Nordic-Viking Folkvanger 48 (https://youtu.be/VHxjyBtKxpM) (RQ 9).

Nyro, Laura Wedding Bell Blues 36 (https://youtu.be/jRhAtCjPGcM) (RQ 8).

Obzesion Mi Trokita (Cumbia) 48 (https://youtu.be/BGNVOr-LIGE) (RQ 8).

Peter, Paul & Mary Lemon Tree 30 (https://youtu.be/MLhYghzNfII) (RQ 10).

Sabastian, John Younger Generation (at Woodstock) 56 (https://youtu.be/I6U_kJby1Gk) (RQ 8).

Sairam, Aruna Carnatic 48 (https://youtu.be/spRQEectgB8) (RQ 7).

Seeger, Pete Industrial Ballads (Peg & Awl) 48 (https://youtu.be/U2e7-bkWuyA) (RQ 9).

Seeger, Pete We Shall Overcome 18 (https://youtu.be/Kfo_W73n0hE) (RQ 7).

Sheldon, Alysha Nights in Mexico 48 (https://youtu.be/3qZ9fwMGc14) (RQ 9).

Spain Flamenco Guajiras 48 (https://youtu.be/hgitRq_0410) (RQ 9).

Spanish Zapotec Cabruja 48 (https://youtu.be/1lIDpx5l_mA) (RQ 9).

Steel Drum (Trinidad) Sugar Bum Bum 48 (https://youtu.be/KMoL_NSZbe4) (RQ 8).

Tanya, Demagh Belly Dance 48 (https://youtu.be/qdUKo3SU7g0) (RQ 7).

The Kingston Trio Tom Dooley 33 (https://youtu.be/I8grIno58BM) (RQ 9).

Trinidad & Tobago Calypso 48 (https://youtu.be/wRO3Jf1wF1k) (RQ 9).

Zouglou Petit Mix 48 (https://youtu.be/PutvygztzX0) (RQ 9).