Crapeaud Tingele

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COUNTRY: Haiti
LANGUAGE: Haitian Creole

Found on the Folkways CD, “Music of Haiti: Vol 1., Folk Music of Haiti,” this is a song about a frog – “a crapeaud” – and a horse who are in love with the same girl and have a race to determine who can court her.

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Ti-dong, ti-dong dong, ti-dong, crapeaud tingele

The frog is hopping, hopping, hopping, hopping, crapeaud tingele

Ti-dong, ti-dong dong, ti-dong, crapeaud tingele

The horse is running, running, running, running crapeaud tingele

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