Phoebe Smith (1913 - 2001)

English singer of traditional songs. Born in Kent.


Title.year.Label. Number
I Am A Romany1956/62   
Once I Had A True Love1970 Topic12T193
The Yellow Handkerchief: Traditional Songs And Ballads From England's Greatest Gypsy Singer 1998Veteran  VT136CD


Hidden English(*) 2003TopicTSCD600
Voice of the People vol 3: Tragic Ballads - O'er His Grave the Grass Grew Green (**)1998TopicTSCD653
Voice of the People vol 6: Tonight I'll Make You My Bride - Ballads of True and False Lovers1998TopicTSCD656
Voice of the People vol 11: My Father's the King of the Gypsies (***)1998 TopicTSCD661
Songs of the Travelling People1994 SaydiscSDL 407

(*) One track only - Higher Germany.
(**) One track only - Molly Vaughan, originally recorded 1970
(***) Three tracks - The Yellow Handkerchief, Sweet William, and The Tan Yard Side

Last updated on 165/01/2011