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Lonnie Donegan - Pick A Bale of Cotton


"Does Your Chewing Gum Lose It's Flavor on the Bed Post Overnight?" by Lonnie Donegan..


Anthony James Donegan MBE (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002),[1] recording under the name of Lonnie Donegan, was a British singer, songwriter and musician, with more than 20 UK Top 30 hits to his name. He is known as the "King of Skiffle" and is often cited as a major influence on the generation of British musicians who became famous in the 1960s

Lonnie Donegan ** The Muppets - Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour - YouTube


April 1960, Lonnie Donegan, My Old Man's a Dustman. The King of Skiffel Music. ' My old man's a dustman, he wears a dustman's hat, he wears cor blimey trousers and he lives in a council flat."


Billy Bragg motivated me to dig out this version by the King of British Skiffle, Lonnie Donegan. Many of Britain's great rockers name Lonnie as a major influence, so he was probably at the root of the British music invasion of America in the 60's How Good was he? Lonnie Donegan - Rock Island Line (Live) 15/6/1961


Lonnie Donegan - Rock Island Line (Back in the 1950's I just about wore out my 78rpm record of this!)

4 Lonnie Donegan sings "The Battle of New Orleans" on "Putting on the Donegan" (1960)