I Hold Your Hand In Mine

Album: Songs by Tom Lehrer (1953)
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  • Written and performed by American satirist Tom Lehrer, this song has been called macabre. Lehrer himself said of it, "You know, of all the songs I have ever sung, that is the one I've had the most requests not to."

    It might be described as a borderline ode to necrophilia/murder ballad with a touch of madness - but not the Aldo Nova kind. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England

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