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A.P. Carter

A.P. Carter
Real name
Alvin Pleasant Delaney Carter
Born
December 15, 1891
Died
November 7, 1960
Country
United States
IPI
00077321183 88 works
00740456844 3 works
Comments
Country singer, musician and songwriter.
Member of
The Carter Family Vocals
Family
Janette Carter Daughter
Anita Carter Niece
June Carter Niece
Maybelle Carter Sister-in-law
Sara Carter Wife (1915-1939)
Ezra Carter Brother
Dale Jett Grandson
Joe Carter [US3] Son

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Songs written by A.P. Carter

Original songs

Title Written by Originally by Original date Covered by
Bear Creek Blues A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 4, 1940 Covered by (6 artists)
Beautiful Isle over the Sea A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 4, 1940 Covered by (2 artists)
Blackie's Gunman A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 3, 1940 Covered by Carlene Carter with Elizabeth Cook
Bring Back My Blue Eyed Boy to Me A.P. Carter The Carter Family February 25, 1929 Covered by (9 artists)
Broken-Hearted Lover A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 12, 1932 Covered by (5 artists)
By the Touch of Her Hand A.P. Carter Carter Family May 7, 1935 Covered by (2 artists)
Cannonball Blues A.P. Carter Covered by (41 artists)
Carter's Blues A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 24, 1929 Covered by (7 artists)
Chewing Gum A.P. Carter Carter Family May 10, 1928 Covered by (2 artists)
Dark and Stormy Weather A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 14, 1941 Covered by (7 artists)
Darling Nellie Across the Sea A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 25, 1930 Covered by (8 artists)
Distant Land to Roam A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 1929 Covered by (8 artists)
Forsaken Love A.P. Carter Carter Family May 10, 1928 Covered by (6 artists)
Gathering Flowers from the Hillside A.P. Carter Carter Family May 7, 1935 Covered by (18 artists)
Give Me Your Love and I'll Give You Mine A.P. Carter Lester McFarland October 16, 1926 Covered by (10 artists)
God Gave Noah the Rainbow Sign A.P. Carter Carter Family February 14, 1929 Covered by (15 artists)
Gold Watch and Chain A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 17, 1933 Covered by (27 artists)
Gospel Ship A.P. Carter Carter Family May 7, 1935 Covered by (15 artists)
Grave on the Green Hillside A.P. Carter Carter Family February 14, 1929 Covered by (4 artists)
Hello Stranger A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 18, 1937 Covered by (25 artists)
Home in Tennessee A.P. Carter The Carter Family December 11, 1934 Covered by Mac Martin and The Dixie Travelers
I Ain't Gonna Work Tomorrow A.P. Carter Carter Family May 10, 1928 Covered by (24 artists)
I Have an Aged Mother A.P. Carter Carter Family May 24, 1930 Covered by (2 artists)
I Never Will Marry A.P. Carter Carter Family June 17, 1933 Covered by (56 artists)
It Is Better Farther On A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1938 Covered by (4 artists)
It'll Aggravate Your Soul A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 8, 1934 Covered by (4 artists)
Just a Few More Days A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1938 Covered by Suzanne Thomas
Just Another Broken Heart A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1936 Covered by (6 artists)
Kissing Is a Crime A.P. Carter Carter Family May 6, 1935 Covered by (4 artists)
Kitty Waltz A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 25, 1929 Covered by (4 artists)
Let's Be Lovers Again A.P. Carter Carter Family May 6, 1935 Covered by (11 artists)
Little Black Train A.P. Carter Carter Family May 7, 1935 Covered by (19 artists)
Little Darling, Pal of Mine A.P. Carter Carter Family May 9, 1928 Covered by (31 artists)
Little Log Cabin by the Sea A.P. Carter Carter Family August 1, 1927 Covered by (2 artists)
Lonesome Pine Special A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 25, 1930 Covered by (11 artists)
Longing for Home A.P. Carter A. P. Carter and Family January 11, 1952 Covered by Ralph Stanley
Lover's Lane A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 17, 1937 Covered by (9 artists)
My Clinch Mountain Home A.P. Carter Carter Family February 14, 1929 Covered by (11 artists)
My Honey Lou A.P. Carter The Carter Family September 8, 1936 Covered by Glen Meadmore
My Native Home A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1936 Covered by (8 artists)
No More the Moon Shines on Lorena A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 25, 1930 Covered by (3 artists)
No Telephone in Heaven A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 24, 1929 Covered by (6 artists)
Oh Take Me Back A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1938 Covered by (4 artists)
On a Hill Lone and Gray A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 8, 1934 Covered by (2 artists)
On the Sea of Galilee A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 17, 1933 Covered by (4 artists)
Over the Garden Wall A.P. Carter Carter Family June 17, 1933 Covered by The Foghorn Stringband
Sad and Lonesome Day A.P. Carter Carter Family May 7, 1935 Covered by (22 artists)
Stern Old Bachelor A.P. Carter Chubby Parker February 26, 1927 Covered by (5 artists)
Sun's Gonna Shine in My Back Door Some Day A.P. Carter The Carter Sisters and Maybelle Carter February 10, 1952 Covered by (6 artists)
Sweet Fern A.P. Carter The Carter Family February 14, 1929 Covered by (2 artists)
Sweet Heaven in My View A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1936 Covered by (3 artists)
The Birds Were Singing of You A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 25, 1930 Covered by (3 artists)
The Cyclone of Ryecove A.P. Carter Carter Family November 22, 1929 Covered by (11 artists)
The Dying Soldier A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 24, 1930 Covered by (3 artists)
The Girl on the Greenbriar Shore A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 14, 1941 Covered by (5 artists)
The Last Move for Me A.P. Carter, Maybelle Carter, Sara Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1936 Covered by Bob Forrest and the Melrose Hillbillies
The Little Log Hut in the Lane A.P. Carter Carter Family May 24, 1930 Covered by (2 artists)
The Lovers' Farewell A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 24, 1930 Covered by (5 artists)
The Poor Orphan Child A.P. Carter The Carter Family August 1, 1927 Covered by (6 artists)
There'll Be Joy, Joy, Joy A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 1935 Covered by (2 artists)
There's No Hiding Place down Here A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 8, 1934 Covered by (9 artists)
The Spirit of Love Watches over Me A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 13, 1932 Covered by Bill Clifton & Red Rector
The Storms Are on the Ocean A.P. Carter, Maybelle Carter, Sara Carter The Carter Family August 1, 1927 Covered by (39 artists)
The Titanic A.P. Carter, Maybelle Carter, Sara Carter The Carter Family April 1952 Covered by (4 artists)
The Waves on the Sea A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 14, 1941 Covered by (6 artists)
The Winding Stream A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 13, 1932 Covered by (13 artists)
When I'm Gone A.P. Carter The Carter Family August 1931 Covered by (18 artists)
When the Roses Bloom in Dixieland A.P. Carter The Carter Family November 24, 1929 Covered by (16 artists)
When the Roses Come Again A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 17, 1933 Covered by (2 artists)
When the Springtime Comes Again A.P. Carter The Carter Family May 24, 1930 Covered by (10 artists)
When the World's on Fire A.P. Carter, Virginia Suber The Carter Family May 24, 1930 Covered by (2 artists)
Why There's a Tear in My Eye A.P. Carter Jimmie Rodgers-Sara Carter June 10, 1931 Covered by (2 artists)
Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone? A.P. Carter Carter Family May 10, 1928 Covered by (32 artists)
You Are My Flower A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 8, 1938 Covered by (26 artists)
You're Gonna Be Sorry You Let Me Down A.P. Carter The Carter Family October 14, 1941 Covered by (2 artists)
You've Been a Friend to Me A.P. Carter The Carter Family June 9, 1936 Covered by (5 artists)

Adapted songs

Title Written by Originals Originally by Covered by
Are You Lonesome Tonight? A.P. Carter, Maybelle Carter, Sara Carter Are You Lonesome To-Night? The Carter Family Covered by (8 artists)
Can the Circle Be Unbroken (Bye and Bye) A.P. Carter Will the Circle Be Unbroken? The Carter Family Covered by (140 artists)
Foggy Mountain Top A.P. Carter The Rocky Mountain Top Carter Family Covered by (34 artists)
I Have No One to Love Me (But the Sailor on the Deep Blue Sea) A.P. Carter A Sailor's Life / Sweet William / Willie the Bold Sailor Boy Carter Family Covered by (6 artists)
I'm on My Way to Canaan's Land A.P. Carter I'm on My Way (to Canaan Land) The Carter Family Covered by (5 artists)
I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes A.P. Carter The Prisoner's Song Carter Family Covered by (48 artists)
Jealous Hearted Me A.P. Carter Jealous Hearted Blues The Carter Family Covered by (14 artists)
Jimmie Brown the Newsboy A.P. Carter Jimmy Brown The Carter Family Covered by (39 artists)
Lonesome Valley 2003 A.P. Carter, Carlene Carter, Al Anderson The Lonesome Valley Carlene Carter with Special Guest Vince Gill
Lover's Return A.P. Carter Too Late The Carter Family Covered by (15 artists)
My Dixie Darling A.P. Carter Dixie Darlings The Carter Family Covered by (27 artists)
Single Girl, Married Girl A.P. Carter I Wish I Was a Single Girl Again The Carter Family Covered by (29 artists)
Western Hobo A.P. Carter Wild and Reckless Hobo / Danville Girl Covered by Romaniuk Family
Wildwood Flower A.P. Carter I'll Twine 'Mid the Ringlets Carter Family Covered by (109 artists)