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The Pogues feat. Kirsty MacColl

Fairytale Of New York

  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Vocal
  • Jazz
  • Swing
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“Fairytale of New York” is a popular Christmas song by Irish folk-rock group The Pogues, and featuring the English singer Kirsty MacColl. The song is an Irish folk style ballad, written by Jem Finer and Shane MacGowan, and featured on The Pogues’ album If I Should Fall from Grace with God. The song features string arrangements by Fiachra Trench. It is frequently voted the Number One Best Christmas song of all time in various television, radio and magazine related polls. Read on...

Song lines: ♪ For Christmas day ... The boys of the NYPD choir ... And the bells were ringing out

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Most votes come from Portugal, Ireland, Spain, Germany, Switzerland, Canada, United Kingdom, United States, and Czech Republic.


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