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Ol Man River

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  1. The easy, fast & fun way to learn how to sing: saywhisurfirepofapardispneresra.coinfo Dere's an ol' man called de Mississippi Dat's de ol' man dat I'd like to be What does he care if de world's got troubles What does he care if de land ain't free Ol' man river, dat ol' man river He mus' know sumpin', but don't say nuthin' He jes' keeps rollin' He keeps on rollin' along He don' plant taters, he don't plant cotton An.
  2. rows · Watch the video for Ol' Man River from Paul Robeson's A Centennial Anthology Of His .
  3. Feb 28,  · Ol' Man River. James Taylor. From the Album American Standard February 28, $ Get a special offer and listen to over 60 million songs, anywhere with Amazon Music Unlimited. Get a special offer and listen to over 60 million songs, anywhere .
  4. May 31,  · Kern and Hammerstein wrote "Ol' Man River" with Robeson in mind, says Murray Horwitz, director of the American Film Institute Silver Theater and Cultural Center. Despite the racism prevalent at the.
  5. Jul 12,  · Ol' Man River Jul 8, GMT -5 via mobile. Quote. Select Post; Deselect Post; Link to Post; Member. Give Gift; Back to Top; Post by jasonpenick on Jul 8, GMT Jul 8, GMT -5 wontlastforever said: I've heard a few different edits but yours really nails it so well done! There's what seems to be a.
  6. Apr 26,  · Listen to music from Paul Robeson like Old Man River, Joe Hill & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Paul Robeson.
  7. Ol' Man River, that Ol' Man River He must know somepin', but he don't say nothin' He just keeps rollin', he keeps on rollin' along He don't plant taters, and he don't plant cotton And them what plants 'em is soon forgotten But Ol' Man River, jest keeps rollin' along You and me, we sweat and strain Bodies all achin' and wracked with pain.
  8. Despite its popularity, "Ol' Man River" was initially written as an aside, not a centerpiece. Oscar Hammerstein II and Jerome Kern needed a way to conclude the first scene of Show Boat, and "Ol' Man River" was structured as a mournful echo of the opening number, "Cotton Blossom.".
  9. “Ol’ Man River” was composed by Jerome Kern for Show Boat (), a musical based on Edna Ferber’s novel. He dedicated it to Paul Robeson, though Robeson didn’t accept the role as.

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