Jesse Cryor, Singing Voice of Brer Rabbit, Passes Away

I was recently contacted by Jesse Cryor’s granddaughter with the following sad news: “I’m sending this email out to let you know that my grandfather, Jesse Cryor passed away this Wednesday past (January 11, 2006). He was 99 years old … Continue reading

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Correspondence with Jesse Cryor’s Granddaughter

Jesse Cryor’s talented voice can be heard in┬áSong of the South‘s well-known tune “Everybody Has A Laughing Place.” Recently, Jesse’s granddaughter Kimberley contacted me with information on her grandfather, and shared with me the frustration she feels about┬áSong of the … Continue reading

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