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Thread #167183   Message #4028924
Posted By: Karen Impola
18-Jan-20 - 12:26 PM
Thread Name: What other people think - Best Folk Song
Subject: RE: What other people think - Best Folk Song
Observer: 'almost all of them were written to make money in that [=the American] market as "pop" or C&W songs'

I really don't think Dylan, Pete Seeger, Tom Paxton, Joni Mitchell, et. al. had making money as their primary motivation, but you're entitled to your opinion.