We’ve been asked for help finding the full lyrics to a Caribbean song called, "Emma Lemme (Let Me) Lone". Here’s the info we have so far:
Beau wrote: "…looking for a song that I sang in Elementary School – it’s a Caribbean song I think, goes something like "Emma lemme ‘lone, let me lone! Me no marry yet let me lone".
Tim wrote: "I was singing this song to my wife today and she didn’t recognize it either. It was:
‘Emma lemme lone lemme lone.
Me no marry yet lemme lone. (x2)
When we marry DA bell gone ring.
When we marry DA bell…’
Then Something something."
If anyone can help with more lyrics to this song, please let us know in the comments below. We’d also love to know where it’s sung.
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