You'll Never Walk Alone

Sue Johnston explores the history and enduring appeal of You'll Never Walk Alone, the Broadway show tune which became an international anthem and is inextricably woven into the sporting and civic life of her hometown of Liverpool.

The song was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein for their 1945 musical Carousel.

It was recorded by several acts, most notably Gerry & The Pacemakers and then embraced by Liverpool FC fans as an anthem.

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Sue Johnston explores the history and enduring appeal of You'll Never Walk Alone, the Broadway show tune which became an international anthem and is inextricably woven into the sporting and civic life of her hometown of Liverpool.

The song was written by Rodgers and Hammerstein for their 1945 musical Carousel.

It was recorded by several acts, most notably Gerry & The Pacemakers and then embraced by Liverpool FC fans as an anthem.