Look up artist Silverstein, Shel


Name: Silverstein, Shel

Songs written or composed


Title: Der Sureh-Lid -- דער סורעה-ליד
Author: Green, Martin
Composer: Silverstein, Shel
Genre: Humorous/Parody/Adaptation
Subject: Father/Son/Gender Confusion/Name/Sarah/Revenge
Song Comment: Parody of song "A Boy Named Sue" by Shel Silverstein
Transliteration: G-071(a)
Translation: G-071(a)

Recording:


On album: G-071(a) (A Boy Named Sureh: Marty Green)
Track ID: 30930
Vocal/Piano/Synth Green, Martin
Vocal Green, Sharon
Guitar Schipper, Neil
Violin Bilash, Daria
Bass Guitar/Hammond B-3 Organ Gillies, Chris
First line: Ikh bin geven nor a pitsl kind ven mayn tate hot…
First line (Yiddish):איך בין געווען נאָר אַ פּיצל קינד ווען מייִן טאַטע האָט
Language: Yiddish
Style: Country & Western/Pop

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