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The Kingston Trio is an American folk and pop music group that helped launch the folk revival of the late 1950s to late 1960s. The group started as a San Francisco Bay Area nightclub act with an original lineup of Dave Guard, Bob Shane, and Nick Reynolds. It rose to international popularity, fueled by unprecedented sales of 33⅓ rpm long-playing record albums (LPs), and helped to alter the direction of popular music in the U.S. more »


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Well, there's a big ball in Boston, big ball in town
Big ball in Boston, I'm gonna get on down
The birthplace of our nation is Boston, so they say
They try to keep it as it was 
But it's changing ev'ry day

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The Red Coats, they were comin', their cloth was made of tweed
Some say their shirts were button down (The tradition is Ivy League)
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We met a chap from Harvard, very slim and pale
The last time that we saw him he was dancing with a cat from Yale

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And just a mile from Harvard's ,a campus you should see
M-i-t-k-e-why M-o-you-s-e

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The folks who come from Boston are said to be quite dated
So whadda ya have to say, my friend?
Well, uh, Bobby and Teddy and I made it

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Written by: BOB SHANE, JOHN STEWART, NICK REYNOLDS

Lyrics © Warner Chappell Music, Inc.

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