TikToker's sea shanty Wellerman reaches No 3 in UK charts


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The unlikely craze for sea shanties surges ever onward, as Scottish postal worker Nathan Evans reaches No 3 in the UK singles chart with his rendition of Wellerman.

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The hearty, ultra-catchy shanty about a group of dogged whalers looking forward to their shore leave has been at the centre of the TikTok viral trend, with users harmonising with one another using the app’s duet function.

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