Shirley Collins



Shirley Collins

Rating
Active
1960
Born
July 5, 1935 in Hastings
Location
Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Genres
Reggae
Biography
Shirley Elizabeth Collins MBE (born 5 July 1935) is a British folksinger who was a significant contributor to the English Folk Revival of the 1960s and 1970s. She often performed and recorded with her sister Dolly, whose accompaniment on piano and portative organ created unique settings for her sister's plain, austere singing style. Biography: Shirley Collins and her older sister, Dolly, grew up in the Hastings area of East Sussex in a family which kept alive a great love of traditional song.

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Bonny Cuckoo

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Classics by Shirley Collins, Vol. 2

Classics by Shirley Collins, Vol. 2

Shirley Collins May 6, 2017

19 Tracks

Classics by Shirley Collins, Vol. 1

Classics by Shirley Collins, Vol. 1

Shirley Collins March 20, 2017

18 Tracks

Lodestar

Lodestar

Shirley Collins November 4, 2016

10 Tracks

Shirley Collins - The Folk Legends

Shirley Collins - The Folk Legends

Shirley Collins September 18, 2015

14 Tracks

The Queen of May

The Queen of May

Shirley Collins June 5, 2015

42 Tracks

A Keeper Went Hunting

A Keeper Went Hunting

Shirley Collins February 23, 2015

18 Tracks

Bobby Shaftoe

Bobby Shaftoe

Shirley Collins February 3, 2015

19 Tracks

Famous Hits

Famous Hits

Shirley Collins January 14, 2015

18 Tracks

Brit Folk with Shirley Collins

Brit Folk with Shirley Collins

Shirley Collins December 10, 2014

20 Tracks

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