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The Irish Rover

The song describes a gigantic ship with "twenty-seven masts", a colourful crew and varied types of cargo in enormous amounts. The verses grow successively more extravagant about the wonders of the great ship.

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Original Artists: 10cc
Genres: 70s, Acoustic, Traditional Hits
Artists: Pudenski Brothers
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The seven-year voyage comes to a disastrous end when the ship sinks. The narrator becomes the only survivor, "the last of the Irish Rover", leaving no one else alive to contradict the tale.