Various Artists

Songs of Rural America: 25 Classics

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This compilation of story songs and folk ballads features many well-known songs of the genre. From "The Wreck of the Old '97" to "Froggie Went a Courtin'," these tracks are filled with music that was very well-known and repeated in its heyday. Anyone looking to hear some of the most important songs in the old American traditional style should give this a listen -- many of these are absolute classics.

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