The Raggle Taggle Gypsy (aka The Raggle Taggle Gypsies O / The Gypsy Laddie / Black Jack Davy / Seven Yellow Gypsies)

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Relationships

writer: [traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)
part of: Roud Folk Song Index (number: 1)
Child Ballads (number: 200)
Wikidata: Q7759277 [info]
other databases: http://mainlynorfolk.info/shirley.collins/songs/sevenyellowgipsies.html [info]
later translated versions: Цыган а-хей йо-хо
later versions: Black Jack Davey (arr. Mike Seeger)
Black Jack Davey (arr. Norbert Wenninger)
Gypsy Davy (arr. Woody Guthrie)
referred to in medleys: The Raggle Taggle Gipsy (Carlos Núñez medley)

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1940-10-04 Black Jack David The Carter Family 2:42
1952 The Gypsie Laddie Harry Cox, Jeannie Robertson & Paddy Doran 4:45
1953 The Gypsie Laddie Harry Cox, Jeannie Robertson & Paddy Doran 4:45
1960 The Gypsie Laddie Harry Cox, Jeannie Robertson & Paddy Doran 4:45
1962 Gypsy Davy Margaret MacArthur 1:55
1982 Black Jack Davey (live, 1982) live Steeleye Span 4:25
Black Jack Davey Almeda Riddle 2:52
Black Jack David cover Carlene Carter feat. Kris Kristofferson 2:49
Black Jack Davy Steeleye Span 4:16
Black Jack Davy Steeleye Span 4:15
Gypsy Davy Rosie Doonan & Ben Murray 3:59
Gypsy Davy Jimmy Tomasello 3:13
Gypsy Laddie Jean Ritchie 2:51
Raggle Taggle Gypsies Jim Moray ?:??
Raggle Taggle Gypsy cover and live Molly 3:46
Raggle-Taggle Gipsies Waterson:Carthy 4:22
Seven Gypsies Stick in the Wheel 4:10
Seven Yellow Gipsies Shirley Collins 1:48
Seven Yellow Gypsies Emily Portman & Lauren McCormick 1:49
Seven Yellow Gypsies Nic Jones 3:17
Seven Yellow Gypsies Nancy Kerr & James Fagan ?:??
Seven Yellow Gypsies The House Band 4:41
Seven Yellow Gypsies Martin Carthy 5:15
Seven Yellow Gypsies Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick 5:14
Seven Yellow Gypsies Nic Jones 2:53
Seven Yellow Gypsies The Watersons 4:15
The Raggle Taggle Gypsies Waterson:Carthy 4:23
The Raggle Taggle Gypsies Lesley Garrett 5:13
The Raggle Taggle Gypsy The Waterboys 2:50
The Raggle Taggle Gypsy (live) live The Waterboys ?:??
The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies Alfred Deller, Desmond Dupré 3:16
The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies-O! (live, 2005-6-6: The Hospital Club, Covent Garden, London, UK) live Alison Moyet 3:49
The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies-O! Alison Moyet 3:30
Wraggle Taggle Gypsies The Tinkers 3:03