River Songs

Just for fun – can you guess the river-themed songs?

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Who first sang River Deep – Mountain High?

Tina Turner

What river-themed waltz was written by Johann Strauss II?

The Blue Danube

Can you name someone who has recorded a song called ‘Cry Me a River’?

Ella Fitzgerald, Julie London, Shirley Bassey, Justin Timberlake, Michael Bublé, and many more!

What song by Creedence Clearwater Revival includes the lyrics “Rollin’, rollin’, rollin’ on the river”?

Proud Mary

How many Johnny Cash songs about rivers can you name?

Big River, Run Softly Blue River, Five Feet High and Rising – let us know if you can think of any more!

What’s another name for Melody Pond?

River Song!