Odetta (1930 - 2008)

American singer of blues, gospel and folk songs.


The Tin Angel (Odetta And Larry - Live)1954 Fantasy  3-15
[Reissue]1994 OBC/ ACE 565
[Reissue]? Fantasy  
Sings Ballads and Blues1956 Tradition TLP 1010
[Reissue] 1996 Tradition 1004
[Reissue] 2005 Empire 450661
Best of Odetta1956   
At the Gate of Horn1957 TraditionTLP 1025
[Reissue]2003 TraditionTCD 1063
[Reissue] 2005Empire Musicwerks 
My Eyes Have Seen 1959Vanguard 
Ballad for Americans and other American Ballads1960 VanguardVRS 9066
Odetta at Carnegie Hall1960 VanguardVRS 9076 
Christmas Spirituals1960 VanguardVRS 9079
Sometimes I Fell Like Cryin'1962 RCA 
At Town Hall1962 VanguardVRS 9103 
[Reissue]1996 Vanguard 
The Essential Odetta 1962  
[Reissue]1993 Vanguard 
Odetta and the Blues1963Riverside 
[Reissue]1993 OBC 
My Eyes have Seen1963 Vanguard  
One Grain of Sand1963 Vanguard  
[Reissue]2005 Vanguard Masters 
Sings of Many Things1964RCA  
[Reissue with bonus tracks]1996 Ace Records 
It's A Mighty World1964 RCA 
Odetta Sings Dylan 1965 RCALSP 3324
[Reissue] 2000 BMG Camden 
In Japan 1965 RCA 
Odetta Sings The Blues1968 Riverside 
To Ella (live)1998 Cordova Bay 
Odetta Sings1970 Polydor 
It's Impossible1978Four Leaf Clover 
Movin' It On 1987Rose Quartz 
Blues Everywhere I Go1999 MC 
Women in (E)Motion Festival1999 Tradition and Moderne 
Livin' With The Blues2000 Vanguard 
Lookin' For a Home: Thanks to Leadbelly2001 MC 

Collaboration - Pete Seeger and Odetta.

Title. year. Label.
Songs of the Working People ?Flying Fish 


Title. year. Label. number.
Odetta1964 BellaphonBL 30001
The Best of Odetta1967 Tradition5-2052
[Reissue]1969 ImagemIMM5004
Best of the Vanguard Years1963 Vanguard 
The Tradition Masters (2 CDs)2002Tradition 
American Folk Pioneer2003 American Legends 
Gonna Let it Shine: Concert for the Holidays2005 MC 
Absolutely The Best ?Varese 
Vanguard Visionaries2007 Vanguard 

Last updated on 23/12/2010