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Skye Boat Song (Outlander's series) (Raya Yarbrough)

Skye Boat Song (Outlander's series)
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One of Scotland's most beautiful ballads as it appears in the opening theme of the TV series Outlander. The music is composed by Bear McCreary, in the voice of Raya Yarbrough. The title song is an adaption of Robert Louis Stevenson's poem "Sing me a Song of a Lad that is Gone", set to the tune of the Scottish folk song "The Skye Boat Song" (click the link to hear the original song and learn about it).

Outlander is a British-American television drama series based on the Outlander series of novels by Diana Gabaldon, mystery and romance. See trailer here.


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Sing me a ________ of a lass ________ is ________. Say, could that ________ be ________?
________________ of soul she sailed ________________ over the ________________ to Skye.
Billow __________________ breeze, __________________ and seas, __________________ of rain and __________________.
All that was ________, all that was ________, all that was me is ________.
__________________ me a song __________________ that is gone. Say, could __________________ be I?
Merry of ________________________ she sailed on a day ________________________ to Skye.
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