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The Very Best Of - Jake Thackray
Track Listing
  1. The Blacksmith and the Toffeemaker
  2. The Lodger
  3. Go Little Swale
  4. The Ballad of Billy Kershaw
  5. Lah-Di-Dah
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  1. The Blacksmith and the Toffeemaker
  2. The Lodger
  3. Go Little Swale
  4. The Ballad of Billy Kershaw
  5. Lah-Di-Dah
  6. The Hair of the Widow of Bridlington
  7. It Was Only a Gypsy
  8. Sister Josephine
  9. Leopold Alcocks
  10. Old Molly Metcalfe
  11. On Again! On Again!
  12. Rain on the Mountainside
  13. Bantam Cock
  14. Miss World
  15. To do With You
  16. The Poor Sod
  17. I Stayed Off Work Today
  18. The Kiss
  19. The Brigadier
  20. The Hole
  21. The Last Will and Testament of Jake Thackray
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Short of splashing out on the four-CD Jake Thackray box set and spending the rest of the day reveling in his full and fulsome majesty, The Very Best of Jake Thackray is, as its title suggests, a deliciously quick and easy introduction to the multi-hued world of Yorkshire's greatest-ever poet. Twenty-one songs may not give you quite the same bang for your buck as the earlier Lah Di Dah collection (which boasted twenty-two), and there's too much duplication to justify buying them both. If you have to choose, though, this is ...

The Very Best Of 2003, EMI

UPC: 724358265125

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