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Song to Sing

Archie Roach was an Australian singer, songwriter, storyteller, and a gifted artist. He died just last year (2022), aged 66.

The piece 'Song to Sing' is taken from the album Into The Bloodstream. The official video for this song is in black and white and features several other prominent Australians including Archie Roach himself, Jack Charles, Lou Bennett and Emma Donovan.

He wrote ‘A Song to Sing’ after suffering a huge personal loss following the death of his partner 2 years earlier and his own health problems. This 1960s gospel-inspired 'Song to Sing', tells the story of one man's journey home after a life of emotional hardship.

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