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John Jacob Niles (born April 28, 1892 in Louisville, Kentucky, died March 1, 1980 in Lexington, Kentucky) was an American composer, singer, and collector of traditional ballads. He is often called "The Dean of American Balladeers". Niles is well known for his original song "Go 'Way From My Window", as well as the many traditional ballads he collected in the Appalachian region of the United States, such as "Pretty Polly" and…

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  • He kinda looks like George Carlin.
  • One of the most beautiful voices I've ever heard.
  • I know a lot of people have a hard time getting over his voice, but for me it's one of the most beautiful sounds ever created.
  • "Little Black Star" is really pretty.
  • ↓ sadly how people realize it until now.
  • extremely beautiful voice
  • beautiful
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