Odetta

Odetta Holmes

Also known as Gordon, O. Gordon, Odeta, Odetta F. Gordon, Odetta Felious, Odetta Felious Gordon, Odetta Gordon, Odetta Holmes
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Odetta

Discography of Odetta:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
51 Odetta And Larry 13 Audio 1954 Fantasy
52 Odetta And Larry 13 Audio Fantasy
53 Odetta At Town Hall 16 Audio 1963 Vanguard
54 Sings Folk Songs 12 Audio 1963 RCA Victor
55 It's A Mighty World 12 Audio 1964 RCA Victor
56 One Grain Of Sand 14 Audio 1963 Vanguard
57 Odetta Sings Dylan 12 Audio 2000 Camden
58 Sings Folk Songs 12 Audio 1963 RCA Victor
59 Christmas Spirituals 13 Audio Vanguard
60 Odetta Sings 10 Audio 1970 Polydor
61 At The Gate Of Horn 15 Audio 2006 Tradition
62 At Town Hall 16 Audio 1962 Vanguard
63 At Town Hall 16 Audio 1991-11-18 Vanguard
64 Movin' It On 15 Audio 1987 Rose Quartz Records
65 Odetta Sings 10 Audio 1971 Polydor
66 Sings Ballads And Blues 19 Audio 1957 Tradition
67 Sings Ballads And Blues 19 Audio 1957 Tradition
68 Ballad For Americans 3 Audio 1976 United Artists Records
69 Sings Folk Songs 12 Audio 1963 RCA Victor
70 The Best Of The Vanguard Years 21 Audio 1999 Vanguard
71 It's A Mighty World 12 Audio 1964 RCA Victor
72 Odetta And The Blues 12 Audio 1962 Riverside Records
73 Odetta Sings 10 Audio 1970 Polydor
74 It's A Mighty World 12 Audio 1964 RCA Victor
75 Odetta And The Blues 12 Audio 1991 Original Blues Classics
76 Hit Or Miss 2 Audio 2013-11-00 Originals
77 Odetta 11 Audio 1967 Verve Forecast
78 Hit Or Miss / The Beat 2 Audio 2013-11-00 Southern Soul
79 At The Gate Of Horn 15 Audio 1957 Tradition
80 My Eyes Have Seen 13 Audio 1959 Vanguard
81 At Carnegie Hall 15 Audio 1967
82 At Carnegie Hall 15 Audio 1967
83 Sings Ballads And Blues 19 Audio
84 At Carnegie Hall 15 Audio
85 Odetta At Carnegie Hall 15 Audio 1960 Vanguard
86 Odetta And The Blues 12 Audio 1992
87 Absolutely The Best 18 Audio 2000 Fuel 2000
88 Odetta At Carnegie Hall 15 Audio 2013 Mr. Suit Records
89 My Eyes Have Seen 4 Audio 1960 Top Rank International
90 Odetta Sings Dylan 10 Audio 1965 RCA
91 Sometimes I Feel Like Cryin' 12 Audio 1962
92 Odetta 11 Audio 1967 Verve Folkways
93 Odetta Sings Of Many Things 12 Audio RCA Victor
94 Spirituals Et Gospel Songs 15 Audio Club National Du Disque
95 At Carnegie Hall 15 Audio Vanguard
96 One Grain Of Sand 14 Audio 1963 Vanguard
97 To Ella 5 Audio 1998 Silverwolf
98 Livin' With The Blues 20 Audio 2000 Vanguard
99 Odetta 11 Audio 1967 Verve Forecast
100 Odetta Sings Of Many Things 12 Audio 1964 RCA Victor


American singer, guitarist, songwriter, and human rights activist, who was an important figure in the American folk music revival of the 1950s and '60s.

b. December 31, 1930 (Birmingham, AL, USA)

d. December 2, 2008 (New York City, NY, USA)

Her musical repertoire consisted largely of American folk music, blues, jazz, and spirituals. She was an important influence on many musicians including [a=Bob Dylan], [a=Joan Baez], [a=Mavis Staples], [a=Harry Belafonte], [a=Carly Simon] and [a=Janis Joplin].


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