|2001 IS THE 35th ANNIVERSARY OF YOU'LL SING A SONG AND I'LL SING A SONG (SFW45010)
SMITHSONIAN FOLKWAYS RECORDINGS CELEBRATES 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF ELLA JENKINSS LANDMARK ALBUM YOULL SING A SONG AND ILL SING A SONG
Pioneering Recording Helped Define Children's Music Genre
This year Smithsonian Folkways Recordings marks the 35th anniversary of Ella Jenkinss pioneering childrens recording Youll Sing A Song and Ill Sing a Song. Originally released in 1966, Youll Sing a Song... is the most universally recognized album by a performer who has come to embody the genre of childrens music. Youll Sing A Song... has been endorsed by Teachers Magazine, and it remains one of the most perennially popular titles in the Smithsonian Folkways catalogue.
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