Songs written by Joan Baez Created by maluca on 01 Dec 2019 Joan Baez started her career singing mostly traditional folk songs, then moving on interpreting the songs of songwriters like Pete Seeger, Phil Ochs, Malvina Reynolds or Bob Dylan. Joan Baez is one of the most ardent activist-folk singers in the history of the genre and an inspiration to many artists and fans alike. Released 1977 according to legal deposit at BNF. After recording for the independent label Vanguard for more than a decade, Baez signed with A&M , and attempted to point her career in a slightly more "commercial" direction (though the album still had overtly political overtones). A Young Gypsy (1973) Ballad Of Sacco And Vanzetti Part 1 (1971) Ballad Of Sacco And Vanzetti Part 2 (1971) Ballad Of Sacco And Vanzetti Part 3 (1971) Banks Of the Ohio (1961) China (1989) Diamonds & Rust (1975) Come from the Shadows is an 1972 album by Joan Baez. Joan Baez: My 5 Favorite Protest Songs As she gets ready to wrap up her final tour, Baez looks back at timeless songs by John Lennon, Bob Dylan and others Joan Baez Song list. January 9, 1941. artistfacts. Joan Baez. First disc of the 2-LPs compilation Joan Baez - The Joan Baez Lovesong Album CV 1415 on front cover, 30 CV 1415 on back. Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Joan Baez’s version of Pete Seeger’s “We Shall Overcome” is one of her best known songs. She released her first album in 1960 and rose to prominence in the '60s as a protest singer and songwriter as folk music enjoyed a renaissance.