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Almeda Riddle (November 21, 1898, Cleburne County, AR, USA - June 30, 1986) was an American folk singer. Born and raised in Cleburne County, Arkansas, she learned music from her father, a fiddler and singing teacher. She collected and sang traditional ballads throughout her life, usually unaccompanied. Introduced to a wider public by folklorist John Quincy Wolfe and musicologist Alan Lomax, Riddle recorded extensively, and claimed to be able to perform over 500 songs. She was often known as Granny Riddle.

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  • the rooster goes COOOOCKADOOOOOODLEDOOOOOO DOOOODLE DOOOOOO
  • The best part of gummo...
  • gummo <3
  • Gonna cherish that chicken 'neath the gre-een bay tree.
  • it's all about gummo (2)
  • its all about gummo
  • only artist in the crap genre i'd ever listen to. I just love her voice and style for some reason. And she was in Gummo, lol.
  • Amazing stuff.
  • I <33333333 U almeda
  • and the duck goes quack quack... ^^,

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