Odetta

Real Name:
Odetta Holmes
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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 Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Mavis Staples, Harry Belafonte, Carly Simon and Janis Joplin.
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Odetta Discography Tracks

Albums

Odetta - Sings Ballads And Blues album art Odetta Sings Ballads And Blues (Album) Tradition Records (3) US 1957 Sell This Version
Odetta - At The Gate Of Horn album art Odetta At The Gate Of Horn (Album) Tradition Records (3) US 1957 Sell This Version
Odetta - The Tin Angel album art Odetta And Larry* Odetta And Larry* - The Tin Angel (Album) Fantasy US 1958 Sell This Version
Odetta - My Eyes Have Seen album art Odetta My Eyes Have Seen (Album) Vanguard US 1959 Sell This Version
Odetta - At Carnegie Hall album art Odetta At Carnegie Hall (Album) Vanguard USA & Canada 1960 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta Sings The Ballad For Americans And Other American Ballads album art Odetta Odetta Sings The Ballad For Americans And Other American Ballads (Album) Vanguard US 1960 Sell This Version
Odetta - Christmas Spirituals album art Odetta Christmas Spirituals (Album) Vanguard US 1960 Sell This Version
Odetta - Belafonte Returns To Carnegie Hall album art Harry Belafonte - Odetta ~ The Chad Mitchell Trio Harry Belafonte - Odetta ~ The Chad Mitchell Trio - Belafonte Returns To Carnegie Hall (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor UK 1960 Sell This Version
Odetta - At Town Hall album art Odetta At Town Hall (Album) Vanguard US 1962 Sell This Version
Odetta - Sometimes I Feel Like Cryin' album art Odetta Sometimes I Feel Like Cryin' (Album) RCA Victor, RCA Victor Italy 1962 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta And The Blues album art Odetta Odetta And The Blues (Album) Riverside Records US 1962 Sell This Version
Odetta - Sings Folk Songs album art Odetta Sings Folk Songs (Album) RCA Victor UK 1963 Sell This Version
Odetta - One Grain Of Sand album art Odetta One Grain Of Sand (Album) Vanguard Canada 1963 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta album art Odetta Odetta (Album) Bellaphon Germany 1963 Sell This Version
VRS-9103 Odetta - At Town Hall album art Odetta At Town Hall(LP, Album) Vanguard VRS-9103 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
VRS-9103 Odetta - At Town Hall album art Odetta At Town Hall(LP, Album) Vanguard VRS-9103 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
Odetta - It's A Mighty World album art Odetta It's A Mighty World (Album) RCA Victor US 1964 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta Sings Of Many Things album art Odetta Odetta Sings Of Many Things (Album) RCA Victor UK 1964 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta Sings Dylan album art Odetta Odetta Sings Dylan (Album) RCA US 1965 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta In Japan album art Odetta Odetta In Japan (Album) RCA Victor New Zealand 1966 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta album art Odetta Odetta (Album) Verve Forecast Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Odetta - Odetta Sings album art Odetta Odetta Sings (Album) Polydor US 1970 Sell This Version
Odetta - Ballad For Americans album art Brock Peters with Odetta Brock Peters with Odetta - Ballad For Americans (Album) United Artists Records US 1976 Sell This Version
Odetta - Its Impossible - At The Best Of Harlem album art Odetta Its Impossible - At The Best Of Harlem (Album) Four Leaf Records Sweden 1976 Sell This Version
Odetta - Movin' It On album art Odetta Movin' It On Rose Quartz Records US 1987 Sell This Version