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Genre: cornish folk

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Cornish folk music is a traditional genre that originates from the southwest of England. It is characterized by its use of traditional instruments such as the fiddle, accordion, and concertina, as well as its focus on storytelling and community. The music often reflects the region's maritime history and features songs about fishing, mining, and rural life. The genre has experienced a resurgence in recent years, with contemporary artists incorporating modern elements while still honoring its traditional roots.

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Releases by year

Here you can see the popularity of Cornish Folk genre over time. This graph shows albums and singles releases count by year and decade.

1990s 1
1997 1
2000s 31
2002 17
2005 1
2008 2
2009 11
2010s 98
2010 7
2011 5
2013 9
2015 9
2016 3
2017 17
2018 33
2019 15
2020s 37
2020 5
2021 16
2022 10
2023 1
2024 5
167 releases

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Most popular cornish folk albums

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Keep Hauling (Music From The Movie)
2019
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Four Sheets to the Wind
2020
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Black Rock
2017
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Trees On The Hill
2021
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The Voice of Cornwall - La grande Cornouaillaise, vol. 1 (Celtic Music from Keltia Musique)
2013
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Cornwall my Home (Kernow ow Thre)
2017
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Working With Amateurs
2015
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K5
2013
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When Two Lovers Meet
1997
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Fruits of the Earth
2005
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Behind the Lace
2015
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21 Songs of Cornwall
2009
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The Rowan Tree
2018
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Black-Eyed Nancy
2019
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Dynamite Quay
2018

cornish folk music by decade

Explore cornish folk history by listening to songs from every decade. Click on the decade to view songs.

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List of cornish folk artists

Here is a list of cornish folk artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the cornish folk genre. You can find out what cornish folk genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

cornish folk playlist created by Chosic

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