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Thread #3772   Message #2886293
Posted By: open mike
14-Apr-10 - 07:27 AM
Thread Name: Songs about the homeless
Subject: RE: Songs about the homeless
unfortunately the topic is quite a "popular" one-- prolific one.

There is an annual radio program called the Homelessness Marathon.
It is a 14 hour program that airs each Feb. i think...and here are some of the songs I play during it..
Homeless by Lou and Peter Berryman it is on page 4 here

Sarah Elizabeth Campbell's song Geraldine and Ruthie Mae can also be
heard on the wonderful Women's Bluegrass Group album Blue Rose

here is a whole long list of songs about homelessness

here is a touching song on you tube--and many others show up in the

there is also a christmas song album of songs being sung by homeless
people i can't find it right now...but I'll look for my copy and post]