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The Tin Angel (1954)Edit

Odetta - The Tin Angel

The Tin Angel

  • (with Larry Mohr)
  1. John Henry
  2. Old Cotton Fields at Home
  3. The Frozen Logger
  4. Run, Come See Jerusalem
  5. Old Blue
  6. Water Boy
  7. Santy Ana
  8. I Was Born About 10,000 Years Ago/The Biggest Thing
  9. The Car-Car Song
  10. No More Cane on the Brazos
  11. Pay Day at Coal Creek
  12. I've Been 'buked and I've Been Scorned
  13. Rock Island Line
  14. Another Man Don' Gone
    Bonus tracks on 1993 CD rerelease:
  15. Children Go Where I Send Thee
  16. I Know Where I'm Going
  17. He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
  18. Timber
  19. Wade in the Water

Sings Ballads and Blues (1957)Edit

Odetta - Sings Ballads and Blues

Sings Ballads and Blues

  1. Santy Anno
  2. If I Had a Ribbon Bow
  3. Muleskinner Blues
  4. Another Man Done Gone
  5. Shame and Scandal
  6. Jack O' Diamonds
  7. 'Buked and Scorned
  8. Easy Rider
  9. Joshua
  10. Hound Dog
  11. Glory, Glory
  12. Alabama Bound
  13. Been in the Pen
  14. Deep Blue Sea
  15. God's Gonna Cut You Down
  16. Spiritual Trilogy

At the Gate of Horn (1957)Edit

Odetta - At the Gate of Horn

At the Gate of Horn

  1. Gallows Tree
  2. Lowlands
  3. The Fox
  4. Maybe She Go
  5. Midnight Special
  6. Deep River
  7. Chilly Winds
  8. Greensleeves
  9. Devilish Mary
  10. Take This Hammer
  11. He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
  12. Sail Away Ladies
  13. Lass of the Low Country
  14. Timber
  15. Pretty Horses

My Eyes Have Seen (1959)Edit

Odetta - My Eyes Have Seen

My Eyes Have Seen

  1. Poor Little Jesus
  2. Bald Headed Woman
  3. Motherless Children
  4. I Know Where I'm Going
  5. The Foggy Dew
  6. I've Been Driving on Bald Mountain / Water Boy
  7. Ox-Driver Song
  8. Down on Me
  9. Saro Jane
  10. Three Pigs
  11. No More Cane on the Braxos
  12. Jumpin' Judy
  13. Battle Hymn of the Republic

Christmas Spirituals (1960)Edit

Odetta - Christmas Spirituals

Christmas Spirituals

  1. Virgin Mary Had One Son
  2. Somebody's Talking About Jesus
  3. Ain't That A-Rocking
  4. Mary Had a Baby
  5. Go Tell It on the Mountain
  6. Beautiful Star
  7. Poor Little Jesus
  8. Shout for Joy
  9. Oh, Jerusalem
  10. Rise Up Shepherd and Follow
  11. If Anybody Asks You
  12. What Month Was Jesus Born In?
  13. Children Go Where I Send Thee

At Carnegie Hall (1960)Edit

Odetta - At Carnegie Hall

At Carnegie Hall

  1. If I Had a Hammer
  2. Red Clay Country
  3. When I Was a Young Girl
  4. Gallows Pole
  5. God's A-Gonna Cut You Down
  6. John Riley
  7. John Henry
  8. Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
  9. All The Pretty Little Horses
  10. Prettiest Train
  11. Meeting at the Building
  12. No More Auction Block
  13. Hold On
  14. Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child
  15. Ain't No Grave Can Hold My Body Down

Odetta and the Blues (1962)Edit

Odetta - Odetta and the Blues

Odetta and the Blues

  1. Hard, Oh Lord
  2. Believe I'll Go
  3. Oh, Papa
  4. How Long Blues
  5. Hogan's Alley
  6. Leavin' This Mornin'
  7. Oh, My Babe
  8. Yonder Comes the Blues
  9. Make Me a Pallet on the Floor
  10. Weeping Willow Blues
  11. Go Down, Sunshine
  12. Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out

Sometimes I Feel Like Cryin' (1962)Edit

Odetta - Sometimes I Feel Like Cryin'

Sometimes I Feel Like Cryin'

  1. Gonna Take My Time
  2. Stranger Here
  3. I've Been Living With the Blues
  4. Be My Woman
  5. Poor Man
  6. Empty Pocket Blues
  7. I Just Can't Keep From Cryin'
  8. Special Delivery
  9. If I Had Wings
  10. Darlin' Baby
  11. Misery Blues
  12. House of the Rising Sun

At Town Hall (1962)Edit

Odetta - At Town Hall

At Town Hall

  1. Let Me Ride
  2. The Fox
  3. Santy Anno
  4. Devilish Mary
  5. Another Man Done Gone
  6. Children's Trilogy
  7. He Had a Long Chain On
  8. He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
  9. Take This Hammer
  10. Ox Driver
  11. Hound Dog
  12. Carry It Back to Rosie
  13. What Month was Jesus Born In?
  14. The Frozen Logger
  15. Timber
  16. Freedom Trilogy: Oh Freedom / Come and Go With Me / I'm on My Way

Sings Folk Songs (1963)Edit

Odetta - Sings Folk Songs

Sings Folk Songs

  1. 900 Miles
  2. Blowing in the Wind
  3. Maybe She Go
  4. I Never Will Marry
  5. Yes I See
  6. Why Oh Why
  7. Senandoah
  8. The Golden Vanity
  9. Roberta
  10. Anthem of the Rainbow
  11. All My Trials
  12. This Little Light of Mine

One Grain of Sand (1963)Edit

Odetta - One Grain of Sand

One Grain of Sand

  1. Sail Away, Ladies
  2. Moses, Moses
  3. Midnight Special
  4. Rambler-Gambler
  5. Cotton Fields
  6. Roll On, Buddy
  7. Ain't No Grave
  8. Special Delivery Blues
  9. Rambling Round Your City
  10. Boll Weevil
  11. Come All Ye Fair and Tender Ladies
  12. She Moves Through the Fair
  13. Cool Water
  14. One Grain of Sand

It's a Mighty World (1964)Edit

Odetta - It's a Mighty World

It's a Mighty World

  1. It's A Mighty World
  2. I've Been Told
  3. Reminiscing
  4. Hush Hush Mamie
  5. Camphorated Oil
  6. Bull Jine Run
  7. Come A Lady's Dream
  8. Sweet Potatoes
  9. Chevrolet
  10. Love Proved False
  11. One Man's Hands
  12. Got My Mind On Freedom

Odetta Sings Dylan (1965)Edit

Odetta - Odetta Sings Dylan

Odetta Sings Dylan

  1. Baby, I'm in the Mood for You
  2. Long Ago, Far Away
  3. Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
  4. Tomorrow Is a Long Time
  5. Masters of War
  6. Walkin' Down the Line
  7. The Times They Are A-Changin'
  8. With God on Our Side
  9. Long Time Gone
  10. Mr. Tambourine Man
  11. Blowin' in the Wind
  12. Paths of Victory

Odetta Sings (1970)Edit

Odetta - Odetta Sings

Odetta Sings

  1. Take Me to the Pilot
  2. Mama Told Me Not to Come
  3. Every Night
  4. Hit or Miss
  5. Give a Damn
  6. My God and I
  7. Lo & Behold
  8. Bless the Children
  9. No Expectations
  10. Movin' on It

Blues Everywhere I Go (1999)Edit

Odetta - Blues Everywhere I Go

Blues Everywhere I Go

  1. Blues Everywhere I Go
  2. Please Send Me Someone to Love
  3. Dink's Blues
  4. Unemployment Blues
  5. Tb Blues
  6. Trouble Everywhere / I've Been Living With the Blues
  7. Can' Afford to Lose My Man
  8. Homeless Blues
  9. Oh Papa
  10. Look the World Over
  11. Careless Love / St. Louis Blues
  12. Hear Me Talking to You
  13. Rich Man Blues
  14. W.P.A. Blues
  15. You Gotta Know How

Livin' With the Blues (2000)Edit

Odetta - Livin' With the Blues

Livin' With the Blues

  1. Make Me a Pallet on Your Floor
  2. Mean and Evil
  3. Livin' With the Blues
  4. Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out
  5. House of the Rising Sun
  6. Empty Pocket Blues
  7. Fare Thee Well
  8. Rosie
  9. Special Delivery Blues
  10. Down on Me
  11. Another Man Done Gone
  12. Jumpin' Judy
  13. Timber
  14. Rambler-Gambler
  15. Sail Away Ladies
  16. Midnight Special
  17. Rambling Round Your City
  18. Bald Headed Woman
  19. Ain't No Grave
  20. Roll On, Buddy

Songs Featuring OdettaEdit

Additional information

Artist information:

b. 1930, d.2008

Real name:

Odetta is a performance name for Odetta Holmes.

Years active:

1944 - 2008


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