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Maddy Prior (born 14 August 1947, Blackpool, England) is an English folk singer. One of the most accomplished female vocalists in the British folk music scene, Maddy Prior is best known as the lead singer in the electric folk-rock band Steeleye Span.

In her teens Prior moved to St Albans, where she befriended the young Donovan Leitch and Mac MacLeod. She later formed a duo with MacLeod called Mac & Maddy. She became a roadie for visiting American musicians, including… read more

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  • She's a great dancer as well :))
  • Maddy and Sandy Denny are our greatest English folk singers, angelic voices.
  • she's the best!
  • this woman has the voice of a celtic angel. incredible. I hope they come to Hamburg!
  • she has a very haunting lilt wonderfull to see live!!
  • I wanted to have Maddy Prior's voice but I'm afraid I'm pitched more towards June Tabor (not as great as she is, either). Loooove Maddy!
  • Maddyyy! I wanted to grow up and get her voice when I was a kid.
  • ee!
  • good stuff!

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