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KU changed the lyrics to their fight song. Did you ever learn the old lyrics?

I know the old lyrics by heart! 31% 624 votes

I sing the "Jay, Jay, Jay, Jay, Jayhawk" part and mumble through the rest 35% 700 votes

The fight song has lyrics? 33% 655 votes

1979 total votes

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Dirk Medema 10 years, 1 month ago

Did I miss the article on the new lyrics?

honk_for_hawks 10 years, 1 month ago

there needs to be one in between "knowing it by heart" and the mumbling one. I know it the same way a lot of people know "bohemian rhapsody" I know probably 75-80% of it and mumble the missing words here and there.

lvbbt 10 years, 1 month ago

My three year-old son can sing the lyrics, and most fans/alumni/students can't? Wow! Not that it is that big of a deal but it is part of the many traditions we have.

Jared Grillot 10 years, 1 month ago

I actually spent many years teaching my family (willingly or no) the lyrics to MANY of our good ol' Kansas songs, including the fight song. However, I taught them using the original original lyrics... you know... Aggies... Braves... and they'll be the ones we still sing, so can't say we'll notice a whole lot.

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