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  1. Description of Folk Songs
  2. Western Folk Songs
  3. Nigerian Folk Songs

Description of Folk Songs

Folk songs are the traditional songs of a people. Most Nigerian folk songs are mainly used in folktales. All ethnic groups in Nigeria have folktales which children enjoy during moonlight plays and games. They sing folk songs in call and response style, and sometimes perform the actions which involved in the folktales.

Western Folk Songs

Below are some western folk songs:

Baa, Baa, Black Sheep

Auld Lang Syne

Early One Morning

Golden Slumbers

The Ash Grove

My Bonnie

All Through the Night

Pretty Polly Oliver, and so on.


Nigerian Folk Songs

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