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The Neapolitan Song Song 9 - 'A canzone 'e Napule
'A canzone 'e Napule is a song about leaving Naples for a place that is as far away as one could imagine. It reflected the feelings of early American immigrants as they left the port of Naples.
The song describes a lover who wants to forget everything and everyone. However, he realizes that no matter how hard he tries, he cannot forget Naples. He cannon forget the sea, the sky, the songs . . . and his love.