Top Joseph Spence Albums
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Bahaman Folk Guitar: Music of the Bahamas, Vol. 1
Bahaman Folk Guitar: Music of the Bahamas, Vol. 1
[2018]
Jump in Line
Jump in Line
[2010]
Joseph Spence: The Complete Folkways Recordings, 1958
Joseph Spence: The Complete Folkways Recordings, 1958
[1992]
Good Morning Mr. Walker
Good Morning Mr. Walker
[1990]
Glory
Glory
[1990]
Living On the Hallelujah Side
Living On the Hallelujah Side
[1989]
Happy All the Time
Happy All the Time
[1964]
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Joseph Spence (August 3, 1910, Andros, Bahamas - March 18, 1984, Nassau, Bahamas) was a Bahamian guitarist and singer. He is well known for his vocalizations and humming while performing on guitar. Several American musicians, including Taj Mahal, The Grateful Dead, Ry Cooder, Woody Mann and Olu Dara, in addition to the British guitarist John Renbourn, were influenced by and have recorded variations of his arrangements of gospel and Bahamian songs. The earliest recordings of Joseph Spence were made on Spence's porch by folk musicologist Samuel Charters. These were released by Folkways Records.Spence played a steel-string acoustic guitar, and nearly all of his recorded songs employ guitar accompaniment in a Drop D tuning. T... read more