Emry Arthur - Man of Constant Sorrow


Emry Arthur
Song Name: Man of Constant Sorrow
By: Emry Arthur
Song Local Name: Not available
Album: Not available
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Genre: folk music of the United States , traditional American folk song , American folk music
Date Added: 30 Aug 2017
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Man of Constant Sorrow by Emry Arthur is part of folk music tradition in/by United States of America. Folk Music of United States of America is traditionally brother to some other region(s) in the world. If you want to listen to song(s) in the same genre or with the same root with Man of Constant Sorrow (or folk music of United States of America), other than checking United States of America you can also check music of Africa, Ireland, Canada, Australia. From the top menu, first choose the desired region and then find the link from the map or country list.

Man of Constant Sorrow (aka "I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow") is a traditional American folk song first published by Dick Burnett, a partially blind fiddler from Kentucky. The song was originally titled "Farewell Song" in a songbook by Burnett dated to around 1913. An early version was recorded by Emry Arthur in 1928, which gave the song its current titles. Emry Paul Arthur (1902–1967) was an American Old-time musician.

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