At the age of eleven, he phoned in to a Palestinian public access TV show and sang for them live.
Some accounts say she had one line to speak in a short play, others that she sang a risqué song.
Then the audience stood and all sang a favorite song of Kennedy's: "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling."
He grew up in Weiser, Idaho, with seven other musical siblings, who sang together at local church functions.
They sang in the same choir and sometimes she would run into his parents at rehearsals or concerts.
He cleaned his own boots a little, washed his hands in a puddle, and sang.
But Hester was a live gospel to them—and most when she sang.
Fifty years ago I sang a song with this voice of mine; an old crow like me?
And then Rico sang the verse and was pleased and said, "Sing some more."
She sang ‘Hark, hark, the lark,’ and the whole house rose to its feet.
Old English singan "to chant, sing, celebrate, or tell in song," also used of birds (class III strong verb; past tense sang, past participle sungen), from Proto-Germanic *sengwan (cf. Old Saxon singan, Old Frisian sionga, Middle Dutch singhen, Dutch zingen, Old High German singan, German singen, Gothic siggwan, Old Norse syngva, Swedish sjunga), from PIE root *sengwh- "to sing, make an incantation." The criminal slang sense of "to confess to authorities" is attested from 1610s.
No related forms in other languages, unless perhaps it is connected to Greek omphe "voice" (especially of a god), "oracle;" and Welsh dehongli "explain, interpret." The typical Indo-European root is represented by Latin canere (see chant (v.)). Other words meaning "sing" derive from roots meaning "cry, shout," but Irish gaibim is literally "take, seize," with sense evolution via "take up" a song or melody.
"act of singing," especially collective, 1850, from sing (v.).
For a very long time: They've known each other since the year one/ This is Mozab. I've known him since the Year One (1970s+)