Did Henry VIII actally write "Greensleeves"? [ The Tudors ] - Henry/Anne Boleyn Greensleeves. 3:17. However, it is a beautiful Tudor song and could be said […] Legend has it that Henry VIII wrote the famous Tudor ballad, “Greensleeves”, for Anne Boleyn but it actually did not appear until after Henry VIII’s reign and is based on an Italian style which did not reach England until the reign of Elizabeth I. The Love of Anne Boleyn and King Henry VIII - Greensleeves … Christoperruby. The melody and written are definitely from the Tudor period and the entire theme of the song fits perfectly well with the relationship between Anne and Henry. Boleyn allegedly rejected King Henry’s attempts to seduce her, and this rejection may be referred to in the song when the writer’s love “cast me off discourteously”. 5 years ago | 8.7K views [ The Tudors ] - Henry/Anne Boleyn Greensleeves. Browse more videos. 101 likes. Playing next. Follow. Report. Die Frau, für die König Henry VIII. ... (1491-1547) for his lover and future queen consort Anne Boleyn. If so, who was it written for - if not, then who wrote it? Lady Greensleeves - der Anne Boleyn Blog. mit der katholischen Kirche brach und die die engische Krone mit ihren Leben bezahlte. It is widely believed - and has been so for centuries - that the song "Greensleeves" was written by Henry VIII about Anne Boleyn before they were married. There is a persistent belief that Greensleeves was composed by Henry VIII for his lover and future queen consort Anne Boleyn.