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					American Roots Music: Artists
Blues                  Country                  Gospel                Folk

Rufus Thomas           Marty Stuart             Bernice Johnson-      Arlo Guthrie
B.B. King              Ricky Skaggs                Reagon             Woody Guthrie
Bonnie Raitt           The Whites               Mavis Staples         Huddie Ledbetter
Mamie Smith            Jimmie Rodgers           The Staple Singers      (Lead Belly)
Bessie Smith           Fiddlin' John Carson     Thomas A. Dorsey      Pete Seeger
Robert Johnson         The Carter Family        The Soul Stirrers     The Weavers
Son House              Merle Haggard            Sister Rosetta        Peter Yarrow
Keb' Mo'               Willie Nelson               Tharpe             The Kingston Trio
Keith Richards         Douglas B. Green         Mahalia Jackson       The New Lost
Albert Ammons          Uncle Dave Macon         Clara Ward Singers      City Ramblers
Pete Johnson           Roy Acuff                Edwin Hawkins         Peter, Paul,
Whistler's Jug Band    DeFord Bailey            Kirk Franklin           and Mary
Sonny Boy              Ken Maynard              The Fisk Jubilee      Bob Dylan
  Williamson           Gene Autry               Singers               Mississippi
Robert Lockwood        Bob Wills                                        John Hurt
  Junior               Ray Benson of            Cajun/Zydeco          The Freedom Singers
James Cotton              Asleep at the Wheel                         Clarence Ashley
Howlin' Wolf           Merle Travis             Marc and Ann Savoy
Hubert Sumlin          Kitty Wells              The Balfa Brothers    Native American
Willie Dixon           Hank Williams            Steve Riley and the
Buddy Guy              Ernest Tubb              Mamou Playboys        Robert Mirabal
The Paul Butterfield   Lefty Frizzell           Clifton Chenier       Robbie Robertson
  Blues Band                                    Joe Falcon and        Floyd Red Crow
Sam Lay                Bluegrass                   Cleoma Breaux        Westerman
Elvis Presley                                      Falcon             R. Carlos Nakai
                       Doc Watson               Dennis McGee
                       Ralph Stanley
                       Earl Scruggs             Tejano                Personalities
                       Bill Monroe
                       Doyle Lawson and         Lydia Mendoza         Bascom Lamar
                       Quicksilver              Flaco Jimenez            Lunsford
                       Bela Fleck and           Narciso Martinez      Sam Phillips
                          the Flecktones        Valerio Longoria      John Lomax
                                                Little Joe            Alan Lomax
                       Ricky Skaggs                Hernandez
                       Flatt and Scruggs        Mingo Saldivar




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