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Judy Collins

Farewell To Tarwathie

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Whales & Nightingales is a 1970 album by Judy Collins. It peaked at No. 17 on the Billboard Pop Albums charts. The album included material by Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger, Jacques Brel and Joan Baez, as well as Collins’ top-forty version of “Amazing Grace”, and the traditional “Farewell To Tarwathie”, on which Collins sang to the accompaniment of humpback whales. The album was certified Gold by the RIAA in 1971, for sales of over 500,000 copes in the US. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ And the dear land of Crimmond, I bid you farewell ... I'm bound off for Greenland and ready to sail

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Popular in Folk (See Charts): Blowin' In The Wind, Don'T Think Twice It'S Alright, Father And Son, Banana Boat Song, I Want You, Suzanne, The Blower'S Daughter, Vincent, Positively 4th Street, and Sad Eyed Lady Of The Lowlands.


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