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Thread #20724   Message #565448
Posted By: ddw
05-Oct-01 - 12:55 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: King of Names
Subject: RE: Slave song: There's a man going round ta
BTW, I don't think I've ever heard anything that could be interpreted as somebody taking away African names and substituting Euro/Anglo names. Not saying it's not out there, but it must be a version of this song — which I know as a spiritual — that I've never heard.