folk singer

someone who sings folk music.

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  • Folk Singer — may also refer to a singer of folk music. Infobox Album | Name = Folk Singer Type = Album Artist = Muddy Waters Released = April 1964 Recorded = September 1963 Genre = Blues Length = 40:05 Label = MCA/Chess Producer = Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|4 …   Wikipedia

  • folk-singer — /folkˈsinɡer, ingl. ˈfəlkˌsɪŋə(r)/ [vc. ingl., comp. di folk «popolare» e singer «cantante»] s. m. e f. inv. cantante folk …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • folk singer — folk ,singer noun count someone who sings folk songs, especially as their job ╾ folk ,singing noun uncount …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • folk-singer — folkˈ singer noun • • • Main Entry: ↑folk …   Useful english dictionary

  • folk singer — noun a singer of folk songs • Syn: ↑jongleur, ↑minstrel, ↑poet singer, ↑troubadour • Derivationally related forms: ↑minstrel (for: ↑minstrel) …   Useful english dictionary

  • folk singer — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms folk singer : singular folk singer plural folk singers someone who sings folk songs, especially as their job Derived word: folk singing noun uncountable …   English dictionary

  • folk-singer — folk sin·ger s.m. e f.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} TS mus. cantante di musica folk {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1969. ETIMO: comp. di folk folk e singer cantante …   Dizionario italiano

  • folk singer — folk′ sing er n. mad a singer of folk music folk′ sing ing, n …   From formal English to slang

  • folk singer — Synonyms and related words: ballad singer, balladeer, bard, fili, folk rock singer, gleeman, jongleur, minnesinger, minstrel, rhapsode, rhapsodist, scop, serenader, street singer, strolling minstrel, troubadour, trovatore, wait, wandering… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • folk singer — a singer who specializes in folk songs, usually providing his or her own accompaniment on a guitar. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • folk singer — n. singer of folk songs …   English contemporary dictionary

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