In Canada

Album: Life in the USA and Canada (1996)
  • It is difficult to credit that the woman who wrote this truly awful "tribute" song graduated with a degree in music; according to Songs in the Key of Z: The Curious Universe of Outsider Music, B.J. Snowden's musical tour of Canada was written after a holiday north of the border. If the music is bad, the words are simply awful, and can the lady sing? No. Any self-respecting Canadian who hears this would wish she'd stayed home. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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