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Another Man Done Gone
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He's Got The Whole World In His Hands
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God's Gonna Cut You Down
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Chilly Winds
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Take This Hammer

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One of the strongest voices in the folk revival and the civil rights movement, Odetta was born on New Year's Eve 1930 in Birmingham, AL. By the time she was six years old, she had moved with her younger sister and mother to Los Angeles. She showed a keen interest in music from the time she was a child, and when she was about ten years old, somewhere between church and school, her singing voice was discovered. Odetta's mother began saving money to pay for voice lessons for her, b... Read more

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