House of the Rising Sun
by The Animals
Video & Audio
The version that made the song a number one hit.
Alan Lomax's recording of 16-year old Georgia Turner singing "The Rising Sun Blues" in 1937.
Joan's version is eerily beautiful. She manages to make our skin crawl even as we're captivated by her amazing voice.
The fabled folk musicians record their version of The Rising Sun Blues as part of their remarkable Original Folkways Recordings.