Oldies/name of singer

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george wrote at 2011-07-18 13:13:33
http://mudcat.org/thread.cfm?threadid=33541

i would say that this discussion (at the bottom of the page) just about covers the lyrics



and here's a version with the tune  


AceAce wrote at 2014-02-27 23:39:50
The words are part of old time music hall song called "Picking All The Big Ones Out" - I have been told Lonnie Donegan once also song it. Chas 'N' Dave sing it on CD - Double Bubble. Also Neil Pie sings it on  You Tube. If you do a web search you can find the lyrics for "Picking All The Big Ones Out". Hope that helps >^..^<  


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I don't claim to be an expert in anything, but I'll do my best to answer questions about Doo Wop, Rock & Roll, and R&B, and find lyrics, in the 50's, and 60. We very seldom know what the song is, and the artist, off the top of our heads. Remember, there are millions of songs out there. Therefore, we have to do research for your answer. The majority of the time, people send partial lyrics, and most of the time they're off in remembering the exact lyrics. All we can do to research a song like this is to enter the lyrics you provide into a search engine, and hope we come up with the song. Many time we don't come up with the answer, for lack of the proper information provided, BUT, not all songs and lyrics are on the Internet. Someone has to put them on. Also, I've found song titles with out lyrics, and a note saying that the artist or writer of the song chooses NOT to put the lyrics out on the Internet, for whatever reason they may have. We try our hardest to come up with answers for you. That's our pride, or at least it's mine. I like to help people, that's why I'm here, and I feel bad every time I can't answer a question.

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