千昌夫 - 北国の春

白樺(しら かば) 青空(あおぞら) 南風(みなみかぜ)

こぶし咲(さく) あの丘(おか)北国(きたくに)の

ああ 北国の春(はる)

中岛みゆき - 竹の歌

Started to learn Japanese, hiragana seems a bit of troubling of its resembling of mandarin characters. Though being nervous these days, Jap songs, especially those from 80s and 90s, comfort me most, and it is an major cause for me to learn the language. So start with a rather easy one, the bamboo song by Miyuki Nakajima