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and e Origins: I Paula Taska Nonsense Song (Roud 12944) (38) RE: Origins: Ging Gang Goolie (Roud 12944) 15 Jul 14


Here is a recording which I have titled "Ging Gang Goolie" as sung by a woman who learned it as a child while growing up in Sri Lanka (Ceylon) in the mid-1970s. Recorded July 12th, 2014:

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/54546514/2014-07-12_GingGangGoolie__PattyFandRelatives.mp3



Transcription:

gang goolie goolie goolie goolie watcha,
Ging gang go, ging gang go.
Ging gang goolie goolie goolie goolie watcha,
Ging gang go, ging gang go.
Hayla, hayla shayla, hayla shayla, shayla, oh-ho,
Hayla, hayla shayla, hayla shayla, shayla, oh.
Shally wally, shally wally, shally wally, shally wally
Boompah, boompah, boompah, boompah


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