Bobby Shafto (Traditional melody)

Bobby Shafto (Traditional melody)


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About 'Bobby Shafto'

Artist: Traditional Melody
The Artist:Traditional Music of unknown author.
"Bobby Shafto's Gone to Sea" or "Bobby Shafto" is an English language folk song and nursery rhyme.

The most common modern version is:

Bobby Shafto's gone to sea,
Silver buckles at his knee;
He'll come back and marry me,
Bonny Bobby Shafto!

Bobby Shafto's bright and fair,
Panning out his yellow hair;
He's my love for evermore,
Bonny Bobby Shafto!

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