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Traditional Air: Rule Britannia


  1. Nov 13,  · Lily Allen has said the country should stop singing the traditional anthem “Rule, Britannia!” because of its problematic lyrics. Writing “Sorry, what?” .
  2. Traditional. Britannia was the Roman name for Britain (England and Wales but excluding Scotland) - the name fell into disuse but from , anthropomorphized and adorned with helmet, shield and trident, Britannia came to personify Britain in the same way Uncle Sam would later personify the United States. In , the Scottish-born poet James Thomson () wrote Rule, Britannia! as .
  3. When Britain first, at heaven's command, Arose from out the azure main, This was the charter of the land, And Guardian Angels sang this strain: Rule, Britannia! Britannia, rule the waves! Britons.
  4. RULE BRITANNIA (18th Century - Traditional British) When Britain first, at Heaven's command Arose from out the azure main, Arose from, arose from out the azure main; This was the charter, the charter of the Land And Guardian Angels sang this strain: Rule Britannia, Britannia rule the waves!
  5. US Air Force Hymn US Army Hymn US Navy Hymn US Marine Corps. Hymn The Caissons Go Rolling Along Stars and Stripes Star Spangled Banner Eternal Father, strong to save O Canada God Save the Queen Land Of My Fathers Flower of Scotland Praise to the Man - Scotland the Brave Londonderry Air Rule, Britannia! Yankee Doodle What Did Delaware You're a.
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  7. Britannia is a historical fantasy drama series. It was written by Jez Butterworth and his brother Tom. The nine-part series was the first co-production between Sky and Amazon Prime Video and stars Kelly Reilly, David Morrissey, Zoë Wanamaker, Mackenzie Crook, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, and Eleanor Worthington Cox.
  8. In , Richard Wagner wrote a concert overture based on ‘Rule, Britannia!’. Arthur Sullivan, who wrote comedy operas in Victorian times, quoted from the song too. ‘Rule, Britannia!’ became the Regimental March of the Royal Norfolk Regiment in , and even .
  9. Nov 12,  · Rule, Britannia! is a patriotic British song, written in and originating from James Thomson's poem of the same name and set to music by Thomas Arne The anthem has long caused controversy, with.