Filipino Folk Songs

Examples of popular Filipino folk songs in Tagalog: Bahay Kubo, Sitsiritsit Alibangbang, Leron Leron Sinta, Paruparong Bukid, Magtanim ay Di Biro, Lulay, Aking Bituin



awit
song
kanta
(Spanish-derived word)
song


awiting bayan

folk song

kantahing
bayan
folk song


awiting Pilipino

Filipino song

harana

serenade


katutubong awit

native song

talindaw

boating song


diona

wedding song

uyayi
/ hele
lullaby


Dandansoy is not a Tagalog song but a traditional Visayan song.
Visayan is a language different from Tagalog.


Pamulinawen is an Ilocano folk song.
Ilocano is another language very distinct from Tagalog.



Atin Cu Pung Singsing is a  popular Kapampangan folk song.
Kapampangan is a language spoken in Pampanga province.


Lawiswis Kawayan
is a Waray folk song. Waray or Winaray is a language spoken in Samar, Leyte and Biliran in the Visayas region of the Philippines. It is not Tagalog.