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Posted By: GUEST
03-Jul-23 - 10:25 AM
Thread Name: Any June Songs?
Subject: RE: Any June Songs?
JAMAICA FAREWELL Several recordings of Jamaica Farewell on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=+Jamaica+Farewell
22nd June Windrush Day commemorating the arrival of the ship HMT Empire Windrush at Tilbury docks in 1948.
HMT Empire Windrush from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HMT_Empire_Windrush
Mudcat DT Lyrics: Jamaica Farewell (Lord Burgess) /email@example.com?SongID=3141
Mudcat , Origins: Jamaica Farewell: History? /mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=61495
Irving Burgi (Lord Burgess)from Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irving_Burgie
Pathe newsreel of Lord Kitchener, as he arrived aboard the Empire Windrush and singing LONDON IS THE PLACE FOR ME ( at 0.38 into the video) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygBOb_XddwI
Many recordings of “London Is The Place For Me”on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=London+Is+The+Place+For+Me