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"If I Were a Carpenter" is a song written by Tim Hardin. Hardin's recording appeared on his 1967 album Tim Hardin 2.

It was a Top Ten hit for Bobby Darin in 1966, reaching number 8 in the US (Darin returned the favour three years later, when he wrote "Simple Song of Freedom" for Hardin, which went top ten in the US that year).

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If I were a carpenter
And you were a lady
Would you marry me anyway?
Would you have my baby?

Bobby Darin - If I Were a Carpenter Lyrics


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  • bella interpretazione
  • A nice rendition of this song .. (( * _ * )) .
  • Thanks Jem :-))
  • Nice
  • "and you were a lady"? ....................who/ what is he singing it to? Good song, but still I have to wonder.
  • good sound....
  • Brill !!! By one of the greatest singers ever !!!!
  • Not Tim, but I LOVE it. In a completely different way.
  • This could be taken the wrong way. Heaven forbid . ~~~~~( * v * )~~~~~

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