Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger - Charlie He's My Darling (Scottish folk music)

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  • ℹ️ Published 12 years ago

Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger sing the Scottish folk song, "Charlie He's My Darling" (a.k.a. "Charlie Is My Darling"). This song was also the basis for the American Civil War song, "Johnny Is My Darling."

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I remember being young and my dad would sing this over the phone to me as he would be away out at work. He would sing this and other really scottish songs till I fell asleep. Makes me miss times like that when I hear this song, brings tears to my eyes.

Author — Liv


Wow haven't hered this song in 6 years not since I left primary school :, ) x

Author — ConnieR69


It's very much a Scottish song not English.

Author — thefatpriest


Well it is about the Young Pretender Charles Stewart. His return to Scotland for the 1745 Jacobite Rebellion. Cannot get much more Scottish.

Author — anne moncrieff


Star Trek TOS : 1x02 (Charlie X) --> Ltn Uhura (feat. Spock)

Author — Python Galactique


@thefatpriest Quite right. Sorry about that. I'll change it now.

Author — rmm413e