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or folk sing·er  (fōk′sĭng′ər)
A singer of folk songs.

folk singing n.
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folk singer

1. (Music, other) a person who sings folk songs or other songs in the folk idiom
folk singing n
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folk′ sing`er

a singer of folk music.
folk′ sing`ing, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.folk singer - a singer of folk songsfolk singer - a singer of folk songs    
singer, vocalist, vocalizer, vocaliser - a person who sings
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folk singer

ncantante m/f folk inv
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SHIKARPUR -- The folk singer who was kidnapped along with his band members were on Thursday night recovered from Shikarpur.
KARACHI -- Sindhi folk singer Nabi Bux Chandio, better known by his alias, Jigar Jalal, who recently shot to fame for his entertaining 'Goth Studio' versions of Koko Korina, Lathay Di Chadar and Sammi Meri Waar, has reportedly been kidnapped in Shikarpur.
Summary: New Delhi [India], July 8 (ANI): Gujarati folk singer Geeta Rabari met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday after her song dedicated to the PM became a hit in the country.
LAHORE -- The death anniversary of famous folk singer, Alam Lohar, was observed by his fans and his son, Arif Lohar here on Thursday.
Lahore -- Legendary folk singer Attaullah Khan Esakhelvi who remained hospitalized for few days because of his back pain, has said he's forgiven the person who spread fake rumours of his death on internet.
ISLAMABAD -- Famous folk singer Pathaney Khan 19th death anniversary was observed on Saturday.
Famous Punjabi folk singer Laila Jutti told that the formation of folk stars group was aimed to work for the revival of folk music in the country.
Famous Punjabi folk singer Laila Jutti told APP on Monday that the formation of folk stars group was aimed to work for the revival of folk music in the country.
Fire destroys folk singer's house !-- -- Emmanuel Tupas (The Philippine Star) - October 7, 2018 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines A fire hit the house of folk singer Coritha in Quezon City yesterday.
Forever proud to call herself a folk singer, Kate's beautiful, expressive vocals never fail to connect the emotional heart of a song to that of her audience.
MITHI -- The renowned classical and folk singer Sadiq Fakeer was paid rich tributes by poets, singers and other prominent people from different walks of the life on his 3rd death anniversary on Monday.
YORKSHIRE-BORN folk singer Kate Rusby celebrates the release of her new Christmas album 'Angels & Men' with a special festive show in Calderdale.