folk song

Git on Board

Lyrics Refrain Git on board, little children, (repeat twice) There’s room for many a-more. The Gospel train’s a-comin’ I hear it close at hand I hear the car wheels rumbling And rolling through the land. See also Spirituals train songs …

Clementine

Lyrics 1. In a cavern in a canyon Excavating for a mine, Dwelt a miner, forty niner, And his daughter, Clementine. Refrain Oh my darling, oh my darling, Oh my darling, Clementine, You are lost and gone forever Dreadful sorry, …

Sourwood Mountain

Lyrics Chicken’s crowing on Sourwood Mountain, Hey ho, diddle-um day. So many pretty girls, I can’t count ’em, Hey ho, diddle-um day. See also partner songs partner song with Little Red Caboose pentatonic songs songs with Orff arrangements songs with …

Zudio

Lyrics Here we go zudio zudio zudio Here we go zudio all night long. Step back, Sally, Sally, Sally, Step back, Sally all night long. Walkin’ down the alley, What do I see? I see a great big man from Tennessee. Betcha five …

There’s a Hole in the Bucket

Lyrics 1. There’s a hole in the bucket, dear Liza, dear Liza, There’s a hole in the bucket, dear Liza, a hole. (shorter version) 2. So fix it, dear Henry, dear Henry, dear Henry, So fix it, dear Henry, dear …

When Johnny Comes Marching Home

Lyrics 1. When Johnny comes marching home again, Hurrah, hurrah, When Johnny comes marching home again, Hurrah, hurrah, The men will cheer and the boys will shout, The ladies, they will all turn out, And we’ll all feel glad When …

Bonnie Blue Flag

Lyrics 1. We are a band of brothers and native to the soil, Fighting for the property we gained by honest toil. And when our rights were threatened, the cry rose near and far: “Hurrah for the Bonnie Blue Flag that bears …

A Ram Sam Sam

Lyrics A ram sam sam, A ram sam sam, Guli guli guli guli guli Ram sam sam. A rafiq, a rafiq, Guli guli guli guli guli Ram sam sam. Translation – Arabic (Moroccan dialect) A ram sam sam, (no meaning) …

A Sailor Went to Sea Sea Sea

Lyrics A sailor went to sea sea sea To see what he could see see see But all that he could see see see Was the bottom of the deep blue sea sea sea. See also songs about boats & …

Lone Star Trail

Lyrics 1. I started on the trail on June 23rd, I been punching Texas cattle on the Lone Star Trail; Singing Ki yi yippi yippi yay yippi yay! Singing Ki yi yippi yippi yay yippi yay! 2. I’m up in …

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