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What are the New Year's song lyrics? Sing along to Auld Lang Syne

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If you are searching for the New Year's song lyrics, you're not alone. With just hours to go before we ring in 2014, many people searching for the words to Auld Lang Syne so they can sing along when the Time Square Ball drops in New York City tonight.

Also known as the "New Year's Eve song," this popular tune plays not only in NYC on shows like "Dick Clark's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest,"but at parties around the world when we welcome a brand new year.

This song was originally a poem written in 1788 by Scottish poet and lyricist Robert Burns. Auld Lang Syne means "old long ago" or in more simple terms, "the good old days."

Print out the New Year's song lyrics below so you can sing along when we say goodbye to 2013 and ring in 2014 at midnight tonight.

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Auld Lang Syne Lyrics

Should old acquaintance be forgot, and never brought to mind?

Should old acquaintance be forgot, and old lang syne?

For auld lang syne, my dear, for auld lang syne,

we'll take a cup of kindness yet, for auld lang syne.

And surely you'll buy your pint cup! and surely I'll buy mine!

And we'll take a cup o' kindness yet, for auld lang syne.

We two have run about the slopes, and picked the daisies fine;

But we've wandered many a weary foot, since auld lang syne.

We two have paddled in the stream, from morning sun till dine;

But seas between us broad have roared since auld lang syne.

And there's a hand my trusty friend! And give us a hand o' thine!

And we'll take a right good-will draught, for auld lang syne.



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