This World Tour Post will make you travel to Eastern and Southern Europe as well as Asia and should delight your ears with a wide variety of languages.
Many thanks to Al from the best ukulele blog Uke Hunt for sending me links to many of the videos featured in this post.
1. Country: United-Kingdom / Language : Polish
British singer and songwriter Katy Carr performs O Moj Rozmarynie
2. Country: Serbia / Language: Serbian
Jelena Petošević performs Želim da ti otkrijem čarobnu baštu
3. Country: Japan / Language: Thai
Shigeto Takahashi performs the theme song of the Thailand Ukulele Festival
4. Country: Greece / Language: Greek
A cover of a song by Greek singer Leonida Balafas (Λεωνίδας Μπαλάφας). The song is called Πυροσβεστήρας [Purosbesteras] – Fire Extinguisher and is performed by the band Apostolos Gougoulakis & Band.
5. Country: Malaysia / Language: Instrumental
An instrumental ukulele cover of a Kadazan song written by Irene Thaddeus, Ka’Andaman Ku Doid Kampung. I wish this were not an instrumental cover as Kadazan would have been a nice addition to the collection of languages of this blog. Kadazan is an Austronesian language spoken in the State of Sabah in Malaysia.