Artist: Jacques BrelAuthor: Jacques BrelLabel: BarclayYear: 1964
Exists only in live versions (Olympia '64 and '66). The latter was filmed. The port he was really singing about is the port of Antwerp, but neither Anvers nor Antwerpen fitted the lyric lines.
Frank Christian [as Port Of Amsterdam]
Acda & De Munnik
Melody vaguely based on Greensleeves.
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