Cisco Houston



Cisco Houston

Rating
Active
1930 to 1960
Born
August 18, 1918 in Wilmington
Died
April 29, 1961
Location
Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Genres
Jazz
Biography
Gilbert Vandine "Cisco" Houston (August 18, 1918 - April 29, 1961) was an American folk singer and songwriter who is closely associated with Woody Guthrie due to their extensive history of recording together. Houston was a regular recording artist for Moses Asch's Folkways recording studio. He also performed with such folk/blues musicians as Lead Belly, Sonny Terry, and the Almanac Singers. Biography: Early life: Gilbert Vandine Houston was born in Wilmington, Delaware, on August 18, 1918, the second of four children. His father, Adrian Moncure Houston, was a sheet-metal worker.
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Top Songs by Cisco Houston


Skip to My Lou

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Jack-Hammer Blues

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Dark as a Dungeon

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I Ain't Got No Home

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The Cat Came Back

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The Killer

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Passing Through

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Drill, Ye Tarriers, Drill

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St. James Infirmary

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Hard Traveling

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Nine Hundred Miles

Nine Hundred Miles

Cisco Houston November 20, 2017

12 Tracks

Farmer's Lament

Farmer's Lament

Cisco Houston November 19, 2015

8 Tracks

Cisco Houston - Greatest Recordings

Cisco Houston - Greatest Recordings

Cisco Houston January 16, 2015

38 Tracks

Paul Clayton & Cisco Houston (6 Original Folk Albums)

Paul Clayton & Cisco Houston (6 Original Folk Albums)

Cisco Houston December 28, 2014

50 Tracks

Songs of the Open Road (Original Album 1960)

Songs of the Open Road (Original Album 1960)

Cisco Houston December 17, 2014

13 Tracks

I Ride An Old Paint

I Ride An Old Paint

Cisco Houston January 9, 2014

29 Tracks

Passing Through

Passing Through

Cisco Houston October 1, 2012

29 Tracks

Cisco Houston

Cisco Houston

Cisco Houston May 31, 2012

12 Tracks

Original American Folk

Original American Folk

Cisco Houston May 21, 2012

29 Tracks

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