A ballad /ˈbæləd/ is a form of verse, often a narrative set to music. Ballads derive
from the medieval French chanson balladée or ballade, which were originally "
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The ballad is at the intersection of poetry and song, from traditional folk ballads
crystallizing out of the mists of the ancient oral tradition to modern literary ballads
Among the first written forms of ballad were the Italian ballata and Spanish
ballade, which traversed royal courts and countrysides in the 13th century. A
Landlord, landlord, My roof has sprung a leak. Don't you 'member I told you about
it. Way last week? Landlord, landlord, These steps is broken down. When you ...
Dec 17, 2012 ... 1951 By Langston Hughes (1902-1967). Landlord, landlord, My roof has sprung
a leak. Don't you 'member I told you about it. Way last week?
Literary ballads are often written in the form of poetry, with some consisting of ...
One example of a ballad is Samuel Taylor Coleridge's famous "The Rime of the ...
Jul 21, 2010 ... This famous ballad was first recorded by CB Grayson and Henry Whitter ..... This
is one of those rare songs which work equally well as a poem.
Copyrights for poems, ballads and other songs are vested in their creators as .....
His famous poem "Waltzing Matilda״ was set to music and became one of ...