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Carolina Chocolate Drops

Carolina Chocolate Drops was first played on NTS on 7 April 2018. Songs played include Banjo Dreams / Jalidong.

Carolina Chocolate Drops is an American old-time string band from Durham, North Carolina. Their 2010 album, Genuine Negro Jig, won the Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards, and was number 9 in fRoots magazine's top 10 albums of 2010.

The band came together to play the rich tradition of fiddle and banjo music in Carolina's Piedmont. Rhiannon Giddens and Justin Robinson both hail from Durham, North Carolina while Dom Flemons is native to Arizona. Although they have diverse musical backgrounds,…

Banjo Dreams / Jalidong
Carolina Chocolate Drops
Banjo Dreams / Jalidong
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