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Knees Up Mother Brown
Last updated: 10.03.22
Knees Up Mother Brown, written by Harris Weston & Bert Lee, is a song that I've known since childhood and the version I sing comes from It's fun to sing. There is also a version given Busking for Special Occaisions. This is generally sung in a medley of pub and music-hall songs. I always enjoyed the
    "... Oh, dear, what a rotten song, what a rotten song, what a rotten song
    Oh, dear, what a rotten song, and what a rotten singer (s)he is."


This song was recorded and included in We're Only Here For The Beer! - Light by Dr. Rosteck and myself.
  Issue Performer
     Performer CD Title Supplier
cd15.gif Various Artists Party 3-Pack Drinking Songs flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15ca.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists Ultimate Pub Sing-A-Long Album flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif
cd15.gif Various Artists Fifty Classic Pub Songs CD(s) & MP3 Album(s) flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif
cd15.gif Dr Rosteck & Mr Grainger We're only here for the beer! dbe15.gif
     Title Performer
youtube15.jpg Knees Up Mother Brown (1:52) ViC Gilmore
youtube15.jpg Knees Up Mother Brown (12:06) Annie Woods with Lilly, Maud and Sarah