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Mary's Boychild

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Mary's Boychild

	  		Mary's Boychild:Harry Belafonte. 
Was first relesed by Belafonte in '56. 
Hit # 1 in UK in '57. Boney M. made it #1 
in UK again in '78. 

#1. 
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Long time ago in Bethlehem, so the Holy Bible says,   
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Mary`s boychild, Jesus Christ, was born on Christmas Day.  

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Hark now! Hear the Angels sing, a King was born today,  
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and man will live forever more because of Christmas Day.  
   
#2.    
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While shepherds watch their flocks by night,  
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they see a bright new shining star.  
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They hear a choir sing a song,   
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the music seemed to come from afar.   
   
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#3.    
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Now Joseph and his wife, Mary, came to Bethlehem that night.  
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They found no place to bear the child,   
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not a single room was in sight.       
   
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#4.    
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And then they found a little nook, in a stable all forlorn.  
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And in a manger, cold and dark, Mary`s little boy was born.  
   
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#5.  
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Trumpets sound and Angels sing...listen to what they say,  
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that man will live forever more because of Christmas Day.  

Chorus:(x2) 


A fifties Christmas smash from Kraziekhat. 
		  

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