Some of the songs I sing.........

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SONG LIST: Click on to hear the underlined songs!!!!!!!!!!!


Wagon Wheels-- Numerous Artists

Oh! Susannah-- Stephan Foster 

I Know I've Been Loved-- John Ferguson

In My Old Rocking Chair – John Ferguson                                                                                                                                          

Ghost Riders In The Sky-- Tex Ritter-Gordon McRae

Back in the Saddle Again-- Gene Autry

Jamaica Farewell-- Harry Belafonte
St. Louis Blues-- W.C. Handy
Riverboat Blues-- John Ferguson
Summertime-- Numerous-Porgy & Bess
I'm Going Down that Road that I Left on when I left Home-- John Ferguson
Jambalaya-- Hank Williams
Stormy Weather-- Lene Horn
Cripple Creek-- Old Time Traditional Folk
Shall We Gather At The River-- Old Traditional Gospel
Seek Ye First-- Gospel
Surely the Presence-- Gospel
I'll Be Home For Christmas-- Numerous Artists
Jingle Bells-- Gene Autry
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer-- Gene Autry
Holly Jolly Christmas-- Berl Ives
Frosty the Snowman-- Numerous
God Bless America-- Numerous
Way Down Yonder in New Orleans-- Louis Armstrong
This Ole House-- Rosemary Clooney
The Bend in the River-- Marty Robins

Mr. & Mississippi-- Patti Paige/Rosemary Clooney
Miss the Mississippi-- Jimmie Rogers
My Country Tis Of Thee-- Numerous
Lazybones-- Louis Armstrong
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes-- Platters
Scarlet Ribbons-- Harry Belefonte
Stardust-- Nat King Cole
I'm Goin' Down That Road Feelin' Bad-- Woodie Guthrie
Will The Circle Be Unbroken-- Carter Family
Mull of Kintire-- Paul McCartney
From the Bottom of my Heart-- John Ferguson
Got on my Good Hat & Long Tail Coat-- John Ferguson

How I lLove the Old Man River-- John Ferguson
Old Man River-- Paul Robeson/Wm. Warfield
Shenandoah-- Traditional
Danny Boy-- Traditional
I'm Just a Country Boy-- Red Foley
Old MacDonald-- Traditional Kid's Song
I Am A Rover-- English Broadside
Mary in the Mornin'-- Roger Whitaker
Tom Dooley-- Kingston Trio
Star Spangled Banner-- Francis Scott Key
Hunters of Kentucky-- War of 1812 Folk Song
Battle of New Orleans-- Johnny Horton-Jimmy Driftwood
Goggle Eye Gee-- Arthur Godfrey Kid's Song
Stars Fell on Alabama-- Numerous
I Believe-- Frankie Laine

Oklahoma-- Gordon McRae
They Call the Wind Maria-- Numerous Artists
River Stay Away From My Door-- Rosemary Clooney
Tennessee Waltz-- Patti Paige
This Little Light of Mine-- Traditional-Gospel-Children's Song
Blue Moon of Kentucky-- Bill Monroe
Old Joe Clark-- Old Time Traditional Folk
Cumberland Gap-- Old Time Traditional Folk
Brown's Ferry Blues-- Delmore Brothers
Marianne-- Brothers Four
Anytime-- Eddy Arnold
East Virginia Blues-- Traditional Folk Song
Rocky Top-- Budeleau Bryant
Yellow Rose of Texas-- Traditional Folk Song
Rose of Alabama-- Traditional Folk Song
Polly Wolly Doodle-- Traditonal Folk Song
Buffalo Gals-- Traditional Folk Song
This Land is Your Land-- Woody Guthrie
Yo! Ho! Ho! and a Bottle of Rum-- Old Pirate Song
Shiver Me Timbers-- Sea Song-John Ferguson
Rosin the Beau-- Old Fiddle Tune
Ain't No Bugs on Me-- Uncle Dave Macon
Hungry Hash House-- Uncle Dave & Grandpa Jones
Darby's Ram-- Delmore Brothers & Grandpa Jones
Unclouded Day-- Brown's Ferry Four
Blow Yoe Whistle Freight Train-- Delmore Brothers
Peace in the Valley-- Elvis
Yesterday-- Beatles
Dream-- Everley Brothers
The Rose-- Conway Twitty-Bette Midler
Old Blue-- Uncle Dave Macon
Old Rattler-- Uncle Dave Macon
The Last Farewell-- Roger Whitaker
On the Sunny Side of the Street-- Jo Stafford
Only You-- The Platters
Sentimental Journey-- Les Brown Orchestra
Basin Street Blues-- Louis Armstrong
What a Wonderful World-- Louis Armstrong
Fair & Tender Ladies-- Peter, Paul & Mary
The River is Wide-- Kingston Trio
Natchez-- John Ferguson
Hey! Ho! The Tombigbee-- John Ferguson
The Rivers I Remember-- John Ferguson
On Top of Old Smokey-- The Weavers
Good Night Irene-- The Weavers
John Henry-- Harry Belefonte
The Catfish Song-- Children's Song-John Ferguson
I Like Peanut Butter-- Children's Song-John Ferguson
The Rattlesnake Song-- Children's Song--John Ferguson
Froggie Went A'Courtin'-- Traditional Children's Song
The Three Little Pigs-Original Song-- Traditional Children's Song
The Three Little Pigs-Adult Version-- John Ferguson
Detroit City-- Lefty Frizzell
Talk Back Tremblin' Lips-- Ernie Ashworth
Green Green Grass of Home-- Curly Putnam
Peach Pickin' Time in Georgia-- Jimmie Rogers

Twilight Time-- The Platters
A Kiss to Build a Dream On-- Louis Armstrong
A White Sport Coat-- Marty Robbins
C'est Si Bon-- Louis Armstrong
Blue Skies-- Willie Nelson
Kentucky Waltz-- Bill Monroe
Alabama Waltz-- Hank Williams
Fireball Mail-- Roy Acuff
She'll Be Comin' 'Round The Mountain-- Traditional Kid's Song
Whiskey in the Jar-- Irish Folk Song
Kumbyah -- Ghanan/US Folk Song
Wimmoweh-- Kenyan African Folk Song
Greenback Dollar-- Hoyt Axton
Greenfields-- Brothers Four
Golden Vanity-- Traditional-Pete Segar-Burl Ives
Can I Trust You WIth My Heart-- Travis Tritt
Keeper of the Stars-- Danny Mayo
Suddenly There's A Valley-- Various
Blue Moon-- Billy Eckstine & The Marcels
Dixie-- Daniel Decatur Emmett
I've Been Workin' On The Railroad-- Traditional Kid's Song
Arkansas Traveler-- Old Fiddle Tune
Blue Tail Fly-- Berl Ives-Dan Emmett
Somebody Bigger Than You & I-- Ernie Ford/Andy Griffith
This Little Light Of Mine-- Gospel Kid's Song
Cool Water-- Roy Rogers-Sons of the Pioneers
Pick a Bale of Cotton-- American Folk
Old Cotton Fields Back Home-- Rooftop Singers
Five Hundred Miles-- Peter, Paul & Mary
If I Had A Hammer-- Pete Seger-Peter, Paul & Mary
Amazing Grace-- Traditional Gospel Song
Polly Wolly Doodle-- Traditional Kids Song
Happy Trails-- Roy Rogers
Sixteen Tons-- Ernie Ford
River of No Return-- Ernie Ford
Old Sand Mountain Home-- Tom Prickett/Richard Burgess
Beal Street Blues-- Louis Armstrong
Georgia On My Mind-- Hoagy Carmichael
Camptown Races-- Stephan Foster
My Old Kentucky Home-- Stephan Foster
Ring Ring The Banjo-- Stephan Foster
Beautiful Dreamer-- Stephan Foster
Bend In The River-- Marty Robins
Thinkin' About Last Summer-- Kingston Trio
Oh! What A Beautiful Morning-- Gordon McRae
Sand Mountain Blues-- Delmore Brothers
The Fishin' Hole-- Andy Griffith
I'm Goin' Back To Alabam-- Lew Childre
Pop's Corn Licker Still-- Grandpa Jones
High Noon-- Tex Ritter

Ramblin' Rose-- Nat King Cole
Unforgetable-- Nat King Cole
White Christmas-- Bing Crosby
The Christmas Song-- Nat King Cole-Mel Torme
High Hopes-- Frank Sinatra-Eddie Hodges
Swinging on a Star-- Bing Crosby
Big John-- Jimmy Dean
Down in the Arkansas-- Bill McCampbell
Stardust-- Hoagy Carmichael-Nat Cole
Deep River-- American Negro Spiritual
Steal Away-- American Negro Spiritual
I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry-- Hank Williams
Cripple Creek-- Traditional
The Prisoner's Song-- Vernon Dalhardt
Bury Me Out On The Lone Prairie-- Tex Ritter
The Wedding Song-- Traditional
Always & Forever-- Heatwave
Blowin' In The Wind-- Bob Dylan
Suddenly There's A Valley-- Various Artists
Sweet Beulah Land-- Squire Parsons
Over the Rainbow-- Judy Garland
Lucky Old Sun-- Frankie Laine
High Hopes-- Frank Sinatra
Hound Dog-- Elvis Presley
Beautiful Brown Eyes-- Delmore Brothers
Aaron Copelands Old American Songs-- William Warfield
Boatman's Song-- Dan Emmett
I Wish I was a Little Bird-- John Ferguson
Mark Twain-- John Ferguson
You are my Sunshine-- Jimmie Davis
Moon River-- Andy Williams
Glendy Burke-- Stephan Foster
Old Folks at Home (et all)-- Stephan Foster
Sittin' on the Front Porch-- John Ferguson
Today-- New Christie Minstrels
Greenfields-- Brothers Four
500 Miles-- Peter, Paul & Mary
Blowin' in the Wind-- Bob Dylan
Where Have all the Flowers Gone-- Pete Seger
Whiskey Nancy-- Irish Folk Song
The Audubon Zoo-- Traditional New Orleans Children's Song
Tom & Huck-- Children's Song-John Ferguson
I Got Me A Cat-- Traditional Children's Song
Your Cheatin' Heart-- Hank Williams
All Around The Water Tank-- Jimmie Rogers
Good Night Irene-- Weavers