Related Information for Stephen Foster There seems to be one contemporary musician (genre: pop-jazz?) recording under the name Stephen Foster. His albums and tracks appear on this page.The famous American songwriter Stephen Foster (July 4, 1826- January 14, 1864) was author of the words and music of some of the most well-known American songs, includijng "Camptown Races" and "I Dream of Jeannie with the Light Brown Hair". Since all his songs are firmly in.. read more