Charles Wolfe

Charles Wolfe, former professor of English at Middle Tennessee State University, was one of the world's most respected and prolific writers on traditional folk and popular American musical genres. Author of more than a dozen books on American music, including "The Life and Legend of Leadbelly" (with Kip Lornell), "The Grand Ole Opry: The Early Years, 1925-35"; "Kentucky Country"; and "Tennessee Strings"; he has annotated over one hundred record albums and has been nominated three times for...See more