Folk Songs

What are Folk Songs and Folk Music?

Folk songs and folk music has played an important role in popular music not just in America, but throughout the world.

Most Popular Folk Songs of All Time

Here is a list of the some of the most famous and popular folk songs throughout history.

Song TitleSongwriter: WordsCountry of Origin
All the Pretty Little HorsesAnonymousAmerica
All Through the Night AnonymousWelsh
AsavariNo WordsIndia
Away RioAnonymousAmerica
Aye, Wakin, O!AnonymousScotland
Bali Gamelan Gong KebyarNo WordsBali
Barbara AllenAnonymousScotland
Battle of Wilson Creek AnonymousAmerica
Berceuse HaitienneAnonymousHaiti
BilavalNo WordsIndia


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