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Limbo Song

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  • Artist: Lord Mouse and the Kalypso Katz
  • Album: Go Calypsonian
  • Country: Europe - Germany - Berlin
  • Style: Calypso
  • Language: English
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This is an old classic, covered many times in different ways over the years. The limbo was originally a ritualistic burial dance. The dancers would go under the limbo stick, which was on fire as they passed under. Today it has become more of a tourist attraction, and rarely is fire used, unless a professional is entertaining a crowd. This song is an adaptation of the original.

Track-Number: CD-PIR2752 - 6
Country / Region: Europe - Germany - Berlin
Piranha Category: Latin
Vocals / Instrumental: male
Catchword: summer
Mood: happy, energetic
Instruments: piano, contrabass, saxophone trumpet
Tempo: mid-tempo
Tracklength: 3:21
Composer: Leo Rost
Arrangement: Kontorowski
Lyrics: Brineman