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Thread #37085   Message #520131
Posted By: GUEST,Larry O'Toole
02-Aug-01 - 10:11 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Castle of Dromore
Subject: RE: Help: Castle of Dromore; origins and location
Paul Robeson, the African-American actor/singer for whom "Old Man River" was written, did a wonderful bass version of this song many years ago (as well as a version of the Skye Boat Song). It is the best version that I have heard over the years and well worth a listen if you can find it.