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100 Greatest Folk Songs

The very best in folk music.

98 songs (6 hours and 29 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Bob Dylan - The Essential Bob Dylan
3:12
2
Early Mornin' Rain
Gordon Lightfoot - The United Artists Collection
3:07
3
Both Sides Now
Joni Mitchell - Hits
4:34
4
Suzanne
Leonard Cohen - The Essential Leonard Cohen
3:47
5
The Needle And The Damage Done
Neil Young - Harvest (2009 Remaster)
2:03
6
The Sound of Silence (Electric Version)
Simon & Garfunkel - Sounds Of Silence
3:05
7
The City of New Orleans
Arlo Guthrie - Hobo's Lullaby (Remastered 2004)
4:34
8
Turn! Turn! Turn!
The Byrds - The Byrds
3:53
9
Catch The Wind (Single Version with Strings)
Donovan - 1965
2:15
10
Rocky Mountain High
John Denver - John Denver's Greatest Hits
4:44
11
Where Do The Children Play?
Cat Stevens - Tea For The Tillerman (Remastered)
3:52
12
Martha
Tom Waits - Anthology Of Tom Waits
4:30
13
Sweet Baby James
James Taylor - Greatest Hits
2:51
14
Home Again
Michael Kiwanuka - Home Again
3:29
15
There But For Fortune
Joan Baez - The Best Of Joan Baez
3:15
16
Pink Moon
Nick Drake - Pink Moon
2:03
17
Wayfaring Stranger (Remastered)
Emmylou Harris - The Very Best Of Emmylou Harris
3:26
18
Portland, Maine
Donovan Woods - Portland, Maine
3:23
19
Yankee Lady
Jesse Winchester - Jesse Winchester
4:03
20
Farmer's Song
Murray McLauchlan - Songs From The Street
3:00
21
Urge for Going (2008 Remaster)
Tom Rush - The Circle Game [Expanded & Remastered]
5:51
22
Albatross
Judy Collins - Wildflowers
4:52
23
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald
Gordon Lightfoot - Summertime Dream
6:29
24
Four Strong Winds
Ian & Sylvia - Four Strong Winds
3:29
25
Universal Soldier
Buffy Sainte-Marie - The Best Of
2:19
26
This Land Is Your Land
Woody Guthrie - American Folk Music
2:18
27
Blowin' in the Wind
Bob Dylan - The Essential Bob Dylan
2:47
28
My Silver Lining
First Aid Kit - Stay Gold [Explicit]
3:35
29
Barton Hollow
The Civil Wars - Barton Hollow
3:25
30
Between the Bars
Elliott Smith - Either/Or
2:21
31
When I'm Up (I Can't Get Down)
Great Big Sea - Play
3:27
32
Fare Thee Well Love
The Rankin Family - Fare Thee Well Love
4:32
33
The Only Living Boy in New York
Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water
3:58
34
Skinny Love
Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
3:58
35
Canadian Railroad Trilogy
Gordon Lightfoot - The United Artists Collection
6:21
36
A Soft Place To Land
Kathleen Edwards - Voyageur
4:25
37
I And Love And You
The Avett Brothers - I And Love And You
5:00
38
Love Is Our Cross To Bear
John gorka - I Know
4:16
39
Cat's in the Cradle
Harry Chapin - Verities & Balderdash
3:42
40
Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye
Leonard Cohen - Songs Of Leonard Cohen
2:56
41
Speaking With The Angel
Ron Sexsmith - Ron Sexsmith
3:37
42
At Seventeen (Remastered)
Janis Ian - The Essential 2.0
4:43
43
Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
Fairport Convention - The Best Of Sandy Denny
5:06
44
A Case of You
Joni Mitchell - Blue
4:23
45
Aren't You the Girl (2006 Remaster)
Tim Buckley - The Best Of Tim Buckley
2:05
46
Hallelujah
Jeff Buckley - Grace (Legacy Edition)
6:53
47
Our Town
Iris DeMent - Infamous Angel
5:00
48
John Saw That Number
Neko Case - Fox Confessor Brings The Flood (Bonus Track Version)
4:05
49
Just One of the Guys
Jenny Lewis - The Voyager
3:51
50
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (Remastered)
The Band - The Band (Expanded Edition)
3:33
51
The Last Thing on My Mind
Tom Paxton - The Best Of Tom Paxton: I Can't Help Wonder Wher I'm Bound: The Elektra Years
3:06
52
Into the Mystic (2013 Remaster)
Van Morrison - Moondance (Deluxe Edition)
3:27
53
Wondering Where The Lions Are
Bruce Cockburn - Anything Anytime Anywhere
3:44
54
Sonny's Dream
Ron Hynes - Face To The Gale
3:49
55
Vincent
Don McLean - American Pie
4:03
56
American Tune
Paul Simon - The Essential Paul Simon
3:45
57
I Will Wait
Mumford & Sons - Babel
4:36
58
Beg Steal or Borrow
Ray LaMontagne & The Pariah Dogs - God Willin' & The Creek Don't Rise
4:32
59
All The Things I Wasn't
The Grapes Of Wrath - Now And Again
2:17
60
Mr. Tambourine Man
Bob Dylan - The Essential Bob Dylan
5:26
61
Over The Hill
John Martyn - Solid Air (Remastered)
2:52
62
Nowhere With You
Joel Plaskett Emergency - Make A Little Noise
3:01
63
Waiting Around to Die
Townes Van Zandt - The Best of Townes Van Zandt
2:45
64
The Log Driver's Waltz (feat. Anna McGarrigle, Wade Hemsworth, Peter Weldon, Jack Nissenson & Gilles Losier)
Chris Rawlings - Autumn Gold
3:09
65
Nebraska
Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska
4:29
66
The Longest Road
Stephen Fearing - So Many Miles
6:04
67
These Days
Jackson Browne - The Very Best Of Jackson Browne
4:44
68
Fairytale of New York (feat. Kirsty MacColl)
The Pogues feat. Kirsty MacColl - If I Should Fall From Grace With God (Expanded) [Explicit]
4:32
69
Pack Up Your Sorrows
Mimi & Richard Farina - The Best Of
2:58
70
Heart Like a Wheel
Kate & Anna Mcgarrigle - Kate & Anna McGarrigle
3:12
71
She's Called Nova Scotia
Rita MacNeil - Working Man - The Best Of Rita Macneil
4:28
72
When I Get To The Border
Richard Thompson & Linda Thompson - I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight
3:26
73
Whiskey in the Jar (1993 Remaster)
The Dubliners - The Very Best Of
3:01
74
Alexandra Leaving
Leonard Cohen - The Essential Leonard Cohen
5:22
75
Homeward Bound
Simon & Garfunkel - Wild - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
2:30
76
Down River
David Ackles - David Ackles
3:57
77
Sugar Mountain (2017 Remaster)
Neil Young - Decade
5:45
78
The Night We Met
Lord Huron - The Night We Met
3:28
79
Sunny Came Home
Shawn Colvin - A Few Small Repairs: 20th Anniversary Edition
4:25
80
Matty Groves
Fairport Convention - The History Of Fairport Convention
8:09
81
Puff, The Magic Dragon
Peter, Paul and Mary - The Very Best Of Peter, Paul And Mary
3:28
82
Closer to Fine
Indigo Girls - Indigo Girls (Expanded Edition)
4:01
83
The Littlest Birds
The Be Good Tanyas - A Collection [2000-2012]
4:06
84
Skybound Station
David Wiffen - Coast To Coast Fever
3:57
85
Ophelia
The Lumineers - Cleopatra
2:39
86
King of Spain
The Tallest Man On Earth - The Wild Hunt
3:26
87
Home For A Rest
Spirit Of The West - Hit Parade
4:35
88
First Day Of My Life
Bright Eyes - I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning
3:08
89
Angel from Montgomery
John Prine - John Prine
3:41
90
I Got a Name
Jim Croce - Lover's Cross
3:12
91
Taxi
Harry Chapin - Rhino Hi-Five: Harry Chapin
6:46
92
I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow (Radio Edit) [feat. Dan Tyminski]
The Soggy Bottom Boys feat. Dan Tyminski - O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
3:10
93
Emerald Isle
Whitehorse - Whitehorse
2:45
94
Some Day Soon
Ian & Sylvia - Someday Soon
2:20
95
Peace Train
Cat Stevens - Teaser And The Firecat
4:11
96
Teach Your Children
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Deja Vu
2:53
97
Bandages [Explicit]
Hey Rosetta! - Red Songs [Explicit]
5:06
98
Broken One
Luke Doucet - Broken (and Other Rogue States)
4:03