Knees Up Mother Brown
, written by Harris Weston & Bert Lee, is a song that I've known since childhood and the version I sing comes from It's fun to sing
. There is also a version given Busking for Special Occaisions
. This is generally sung in a medley of pub and music-hall songs. I always enjoyed the
"... Oh, dear, what a rotten song, what a rotten song, what a rotten song
Oh, dear, what a rotten song, and what a rotten singer (s)he is."
This song was recorded and included in We're Only Here For The Beer! - Light
by Dr. Rosteck