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White Sand and Grey Sand

Lyrics White sand and grey sand, Who’ll buy my white sand, Who’ll buy my grey sand? See also Songs from England Songs about salespeople Rounds Extras for Plus Members Song with chords (PDF) MIDI file Listen

Auprès de ma blonde

Info From the 17th century, this song is commonly played at parades. (source) Lyrics 1. Au jardin de mon père les lilas sont fleuris, Au jardin de mon père les lilas sont fleuris, Tous les oiseaux du monde viennent y …

Three Jolly Fishermen

Lyrics There were three jolly fishermen There were three jolly fishermen Fisher, fishermen, men, men Fisher, fishermen, men, men There were three jolly fishermen The first one’s name was Abraham The first one’s name was Abraham Abra, Abra, ham, ham, …

El róbalo

Lyrics Ya te conozco, róbalo por el camino que vas (repeat) Con tus zapaticos blancos y tus medias colorás Prestame acá tu curiara con un par de canaletes, para coger al róbalo que me ha roto mi filetes. Róbalito, róbalito, …

Wanagi Wacipi Olowan (He he wanna wawate)

Lyrics He, he, wanna wawate, He, he, wanna wawate. Wana watinke, Wana watinke. Translation – Spirit Dance Hey hey, joyous feast we now. Eating pemmican*. *dried meat pounded into a powder, mixed with other things and made into cakes (source) …

Go On Old Gator

Lyrics Refrain Now go on old gator, dog-gone your soul. Now go on old gator, got to make it to your muddy hole. 1.God made a gator, God made a whale. God made a gator, knots all over his tail. …

Suliram

Info Miriam Makeba recorded this song after hearing it from Malay/Indonesian descendants of slaves brought to Africa several hundred years ago. Pete Seeger learned the same song in 1949 from a young Indonesian in New York. (source) Lyrics Refrain Suliram, …

Turn Again Whittington

Info Richard Whittington (c. 1354–1423) was a mayor of London who donated lots of money to good causes. (source) Lyrics Turn again, Whittington, Thou worthy citizen, Lord Mayor of London See also Folk songs from England Rounds Songs in 3 …

Soon Ah Will Be Done

Lyrics Refrain Soon Ah will be done-a with the troubles of the world troubles of the world, the troubles of the world, Soon Ah will be done-a with the troubles of the world Goin’ home to live with God Verse …

Leak Kanseng

Info This song and game is used in New Year celebrations. Lyrics – Transliteration Leak Kanseng! Chhma khaaim keng! Oh long oh long Cambodian / Khmer លាក់កន្សែង ឆ្មាខាំកែង អូសលោង! អូសលោង! Translation Hide the towel, Cats bite, Drag! Drag! (source) Game …

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