Roscoe Holcomb - Man of Constant Sorrow

Roscoe Holcomb
Song Name: Man of Constant Sorrow
By: Roscoe Holcomb
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Genre: traditional American folk , folk music of United Stated of America , vocal music
Date Added: 22 Oct 2017

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Man of Constant Sorrow by Roscoe Holcomb 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", a traditional American folk song, first published by Dick Burnett from Kentucky. Originally titled "Farewell Song", but an early version was recorded by Emry Arthur in 1928, which gave the song its current titles.

This vocal version is recorded by Roscoe Holcomb (1912–1981). He was an American singer, banjo player, guitarist from Daisy, Kentucky, and prominent figure in Appalachian folk music.

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