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8 thoughts to “ When That Great Ship Went Down - Various - Titanic Songs (CD) ”

  1. The Titanic / D G D Oh, they built the ship Titanic, to sail the ocean blue. E7 A7 And they thought it was a ship that water would never go through. D D7 G D It was on its maiden trip, when.
  2. The Pete Seeger song, It was sad when that great ship went down, was recorded by Ernest V. Stoneman in He apparently added a chorus to a poem and sang it to an existing tune. It may or may not have been recorded by Lead Belly, but Lead Belly composed a song, Fare Thee Well, Titanic, in , recorded in - a different song i think.
  3. Ask archivist Jeff Place for Titanic songs, and he'll pull out album after album: Pink Anderson's Carolina Medicine Show Hokum & Blues, Bessie Jones and the Georgia Sea Island Singers, Mance.
  4. Submit a Song; Return to Lyrics List. The Great Titanic. Oh they built ship Titanic to sall the ocean blue And they thought they had a ship that the water would never go thru But the Lord's Almighty hand knew that ship would never land It was sad when great ship went down It was sad - It was sad It was sad when the great ship went down.
  5. "The Titanic" Dozens of songs have been written about the disaster; this is the one with the most staying power. By rights, any song with lines like "It was sad when the great ship went down" and "Little children lost their lives" should be a solemn dirge, sung in hushed, reverent tones.
  6. THE TITANIC (WASN'T IT SAD WHEN THAT GREAT SHIP WENT DOWN) (as recorded by LESLEY RIDDLE) (s-'70s) LESLEY RIDDLE. Any copyrighted material on these pages is used in "fair use", for the purpose of study, review or critical analysis only, and .
  7. " The Titanic " (also known as " It Was Sad When That Great Ship Went Down " and " Titanic (Husbands and Wives) ") is a folk song and children's song most known for being sung in the United States at summer camp. "The Titanic" is about the sinking of the RMS Titanic which sank on April 15, after striking an iceberg. 1 Background.
  8. Jun 05,  · In Down with the Old Canoe: A Cultural History of the Titanic Disaster, historian Steven Biel notes that publishing companies released more than Titanic songs in and This was an age of sheet music and parlor singing. The popularity (for .

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