19 Albums and Songs Added To The Library of Congress in 2015

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19 Albums and Songs Added To The Library of Congress in 2015

19 Albums and Songs Added To The Library of Congress in 2015

The Library of Congress just updated their list to include the following 19 pieces of musical art spanning from 1922 to 1999.

“The Boys of the Lough”/”The Humours of Ennistymon” (single)—Michael Coleman (1922)

“Black Snake Moan” / “Match Box Blues” (single)—Blind Lemon Jefferson (1927)

“Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive” (single)—Johnny Mercer (1944)

“Kiss Me, Kate” (original cast album) (1949)

“My Funny Valentine” (single)—The Gerry Mulligan Quartet featuring Chet Baker (1953)

“Sixteen Tons” (single)—Tennessee Ernie Ford (1955)

“Mary Don’t You Weep” (single)—The Swan Silvertones (1959)

“Joan Baez” (album)—Joan Baez (1960)

“Stand by Me” (single)—Ben E. King (1961)

“New Orleans’ Sweet Emma Barrett and her Preservation Hall Jazz Band” (album)—Sweet Emma and her Preservation Hall Jazz Band (1964)

“You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin’” (single)—The Righteous Brothers (1964)

“The Doors” (album)—The Doors (1967)

“Stand!” (album)—Sly and the Family Stone (1969)

“Lincoln Mayorga and Distinguished Colleagues” (album)—Lincoln Mayorga (1968)

“Sesame Street: All-Time Platinum Favorites” (album)—Various (1995)

“OK Computer” (album)—Radiohead (1997)

“Old Regular Baptists: Lined-Out Hymnody from Southeastern Kentucky” (album)—Indian Bottom Association (1997)

“The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill” (album)—Lauryn Hill (1998)

“Fanfares for the Uncommon Woman” (album)—Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, conductor; Joan Tower, composer (1999)

Source: Library of Congress

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