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Posted By: GUEST,leeneia
13-Dec-12 - 07:50 PM
Thread Name: I need a word or term: spoken song?
Subject: RE: I need a word or term: spoken song?
Hello, Jim. To get back to the original question, I have one suggestion. I've heard Johnny Cash's delivery referred to as 'talk-sing.'

The term's not very elegant, but it does the job.