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GUEST,SteveG Lyr Req: Apple on a Tree (8) RE: Lyr Req: Apple on a Tree 20 Jan 12


Strangely enough the tune is still used in the UK on the football/rugby terraces to taunt the opposite fans when their team is losing.

Can you hear (team name)sing? No-o, no-o.
Can you hear ----- sing? No-o
Can you hear ----- sing?
I can't hear a f-----=g thing. No-o, no-o, no-o.

It seldom gets right to the last note. It's quite a folk survival if it stems from 1951 recordings.


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