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There are at least two artists that go by this name. The other is a current hip-hop producer.

Odetta (December 31, 1930 - December 2, 2008) was an African-American singer whose repertoire consists largely of American folk music, blues, and spirituals.

She was born Odetta Holmes in Birmingham, Alabama, grew up in Los Angeles, California, and studied music at Los Angeles City College. Having operatic training from the age of 13, her first professional experience was in musical theater, with a… read more

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  • Случайно нашел на Яндекс Музыке. Вокал хороший. Мелодии вполне традиционны.
  • "Odetta Sings of Many Things" (1964) ... nice release on 50th anniversary
  • Odetta is up there with the best of the very best.
  • вокал у нее шикарный, но исполняемые песни ей категорически не подходят. фольклор должен быть аутентичным, паваротти тут не нужен
  • Waterboy: Nuff said...
  • Motherless Children
  • Every song she covers magically becomes an Odetta song.
  • <3
  • why cant i play either hit or miss songs???
  • What a woman

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