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"Scarborough Fair"
"Martin Carthy"
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Martin Carthy
Simon & Garfunkel
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Sandie Shaw
Sergio Mendes
Lesley Garrett


Sandie Shaw
Sandie Shaw
The Eurovision star covered Scarborough Fair for her Sandie Shaw Supplement album from 1968.


Simon & Garfunkel
With their popular version from The Graduate soundtrack.


Pentangle
and a jazz, folk rock version from the 70s group.


Sergio Mendes
gives the song a Brazilian flavour that can be found on his eponymously titled album.


Lesley Garrett
adds a light classical air to the proceedings from her The Singer LP.

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