Maddy Prior
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1947-08-14
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Maddy Prior

Maddy Prior Biography (Wikipedia)

Madelaine Edith "Maddy" Prior, MBE (born 14 August 1947) is an English folk singer, best known as the lead vocalist of Steeleye Span. She was born in Blackpool and moved to St Albans in her teens. Her father, Allan Prior, was co-creator of the police drama Z-Cars. She was married to Rick Kemp and their daughter Rose Kemp is also a singer. She was part of the singing duo 'Mac & Maddy' with Mac MacLeod. She then performed with Tim Hart and recorded two albums with him before they helped to found the group Steeleye Span in 1969. She left Steeleye Span in 1997 but returned in 2002 and has toured with them in 2008/9 and 2013. With June Tabor she was the singing duo Silly Sisters. She toured with the Carnival Band in 2007 and with Giles Lewin and Hannah James in 2012 and 2013. She has released singles and albums as a solo artist, with these bands and in several collaborations. She runs an Arts Centre called Stones Barn in Bewcastle in Cumbria which offers residential courses.

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Maddy Prior Performances & Interviews


Maddy Prior Tracks

Maddy Prior
Austringer (feat. Hannah James & Giles Lewin)
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Austringer (feat. Hannah James & Giles Lewin)

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Maddy Prior
O Thou Who Camest From Above
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O Thou Who Camest From Above
Status Quo
All Around My Hat
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All Around My Hat
Tim Hart
My Son John
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My Son John
Maddy Prior
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
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God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Maddy Prior
Sussex Carol
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Sussex Carol
Maddy Prior
Bitter Withy
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Bitter Withy
Maddy Prior
Bring Us Good Ale
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Bring Us Good Ale
Maddy Prior
Infant Holy
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Infant Holy
Charles Wesley
Lo, he comes with clouds descending
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Lo, he comes with clouds descending
Maddy Prior
Sheep Crook and Black Dog
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Sheep Crook and Black Dog
Maddy Prior
Austringer (feat. Hannah James & Giles Lewin)
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Austringer (feat. Hannah James & Giles Lewin)
Maddy Prior
SOMEWHERE ALONG THE ROAD
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SOMEWHERE ALONG THE ROAD
Maddy Prior
Long Shadows
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Long Shadows
Trad.
Sans Day Carol
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Sans Day Carol

Sans Day Carol

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Carnival Band
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John Rutter
Sans Day Carol
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Sans Day Carol

Sans Day Carol

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Carnival Band
Tim Hart
The Dalesman's Litany
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The Dalesman's Litany
Isaac Watts
Lord, in the Morning
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Lord, in the Morning

Lord, in the Morning

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Carnival Band
Maddy Prior
I Live Not Where I Love
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I Live Not Where I Love
Maddy Prior
False Night On The Road
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False Night On The Road
Maddy Prior
The Swimming Song
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The Swimming Song
Maddy Prior
The Collier Lad
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The Collier Lad
Maddy Prior
Bewcastle - BBC Session 21/10/1990
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Bewcastle - BBC Session 21/10/1990
Maddy Prior
Deep In The Darkest Night - BBC Session 21/10/1990
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Deep In The Darkest Night - BBC Session 21/10/1990
Maddy Prior
Padstow May Song
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Padstow May Song
Maddy Prior
Psalm For a Revival
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Psalm For a Revival
Maddy Prior
A Psalm For A Revival (Radio 4 On The Road Documentary)
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A Psalm For A Revival (Radio 4 On The Road Documentary)
Maddy Prior
Trooper’s Nag
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Trooper’s Nag
Maddy Prior
Secret Garden
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Secret Garden
Tim Hart and Maddy Prior
Dancing at Whitsun
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Dancing at Whitsun

Dancing at Whitsun

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Tim Hart and Maddy Prior
Maddy Prior
Deep in the Darkest Night
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Deep in the Darkest Night
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