Albert Chevalier

Definition

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  • (1861 - 1912) British music hall performer, whose popularcockney songs earned him the nickname the coster's laureate.He began his music-hall career at the London Pavilion in 1891, havingpreviously acted in burlesque and melodrama. His best-known songsincluded 'Knocked 'Em in the Old Kent Road'. see also Old Dutch.
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