Top Songs & Albums Folk

... read more Each country has their own folk music, but the genre usually refers to American and British music that has been passed through the generations by oral tradition. It's simple, acoustic-based music that spins everyday events and common people into mythic status. Many traditional folksongs have no known author, they have simply evolved over the years...

Key songs

Freight Train
Guy Carawan
1:58
'Til We Meet Again
Elizabeth Cotten
1:23
Save The Life Of My Child
Simon & Garfunkel
2:49
John Henry
Andrew Calhoun
6:15
Lady, Give Me Your Key
Tim Buckley
2:45

Key artists

Neil Young
Neil Young
Suzanne Vega
Suzanne Vega
Peter Paul & Mary
Peter Paul & Mary
June Tabor
June Tabor
Steve Goodman
Steve Goodman