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The Midnight Special - Harry Belafonte
Track Listing
  1. Midnight Special
  2. Crawdad Song
  3. Memphis Tennessee
  4. Gotta Travel On
  5. Did You Hear About Jerry/
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  1. Midnight Special
  2. Crawdad Song
  3. Memphis Tennessee
  4. Gotta Travel On
  5. Did You Hear About Jerry/
  6. On Top of Old Smokey
  7. Muleskinner
  8. Makes a Long Time Man Feel Bad
  9. Michael, Row the Boat Ashore
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Known to rock collectors as being the first album to feature Bob Dylan (he plays harmonica on the title track), The Midnight Special is also a record that best exemplifies Harry Belafonte's uniqueness as a recording artist. Belafonte's main strength as a performer has been his ability to effect unique interpretations of traditional material. Combining blues, big band, gospel, and soul, Belafonte utilizes mainly traditional material on one of his best programmed albums of the sixties. The folk warhorse "On Top of Old Smokey" ...