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Share a Beautiful Song that Describes Your Country

  • 21 January 2021
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In 1940 Woody Guthrie wrote this beautiful song that reflects our country, “This Land is Your Land”.

It has many powerful images in it such as “endless skyway...golden valley...diamond deserts, wheat fields waving...” These all describe places in the USA.  I have always enjoyed playing and singing this song. It never gets old.
Today, as part of the Presidential Inauguration JayLo sang a version of it.

Is there a beautiful song that describes your country, you can share with us? Please do.

Here is an original 1940 version if the song:



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we have here in morroco a similar song describe the beauty of our country and the kidness of the people here . i think its released in 1982 . 


@salahny thank you for posting this. The music as well as photography are beautiful.