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area. "'''Gloria'''" is a rock (Rock music) song classic written by Northern Irish (Northern Ireland) singer-songwriter Van Morrison and originally recorded by Morrison's band Them (Them (band)) in 1964 as the B-side (A-side and B-side) of "Baby, Please Don't Go". The song became a garage rock staple and a part of many rock bands' repertoires. It is particularly memorable for its "G–L–O–R–I–A" chorus. It is very easy to play (three-chord (Three-chord song)) and thus is popular with those learning to play guitar. The song continues to be played by thousands of bands from famous recording artists to unknown garage bands. Humourist Dave Barry joked that "If you drop a guitar down a flight of stairs, it'll play 'Gloria' on its way to the bottom." WikiPedia:Northern Ireland Dmoz:Regional Europe United Kingdom Northern Ireland commons:Northern Ireland


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