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Who sang My Johnny Was a Shoemaker?

Steeleye Span released the song My Johnny Was a Shoemaker. Date of release: 1970.

Release date: 1970
Duration: 01:9

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The meaning of the song 'My Johnny Was a Shoemaker ', based on the lyrics
What is My Johnny Was a Shoemaker about?
🎶 My Johnny Was a Shoemaker song analysis
The song is about the protagonist's love for their partner, who used to make shoes but now works on a ship. The partner wears a blue jacket and has curly hair. The protagonist dreams of their partner becoming a captain and marrying them when they return home.

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