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Peter, Paul & Mary

Freight Train

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Peter, Paul and Mary is the first album by Peter, Paul and Mary, released in 1962 on Warner Bros. Records. Released in both mono and stereo on catalog no. 1449, It is one of the rare folk albums to reach US#1 - staying for over a month. The lead-off singles “If I Had a Hammer” and “Lemon Tree” reached numbers 10 and 35 respectively on the Billboard Pop Singles chart. It was the group’s biggest selling studio album, eventually certified Double Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for U.S. sales of more than two million copies. At the Grammy Awards of 1963, their recording of “If I Had a Hammer” won the Best Folk Recording and Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocal Grammies. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ Freight train freight train goin' so fast ... Please don't tell what train I'm on

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More songs by Peter, Paul & Mary (See Charts): The Times They Are A-Changin', If I Had A Hammer, On A Desert Island (With You In My Dreams), Cruel War, Blowin' In The Wind, Lemon Tree, A'Soalin', I Dig Rock And Roll Music, Puff The Magic Dragon, and 500 Miles.

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