The Lion Sleeps Tonight, also known as Wimoweh or Awimbawe, is a a number one hit in the United States adapted in English by the the doo-wop group The Tokens from the song recorded by Solomon Linda with the Evening Bird in 1961.
The Lion Sleeps Tonight" is a song originally written and recorded by Solomon Linda under the title "Mbube" for the South African Gallo Record Company in 1939. Linda's original was written in Zulu, while the English version's lyrics were written by George David Weiss. The song was adapted and covered internationally by many pop and folk revival artists in the 1950s and 1960s, including the Weavers, Jimmy Dorsey, Yma Sumac, Miriam Makeba, and the Kingston Trio
The Lion Sleeps Tonight", also known as "Wimoweh" and originally as "Mbube" is a song recorded by Solomon Linda and his group The Evening Birds for the South African Gallo Record Company in 1939. It was covered internationally by many 1950s pop and folk revival artists, including The Weavers, Jimmy Dorsey, Yma Sumac, Miriam Makeba, and The Kingston Trio. In 1961, it became a number one hit in the . as adapted by the Doo-Wop group The Tokens. It went on to earn at least 15 million US dollars in royalties from covers and film licensing.
The Tokens - The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh). The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh). Download MP3. MP3 320Kbps, . 8 Mb MP3 128Kbps, . 3 Mb MP3 64Kbps, . 1 Mb. The Tokens.
Features Song Lyrics for The Tokens's The Lion Sleeps Tonight album. The Lion Sleeps Tonight Lyrics. 8. I'll Do My Crying Tomorrow Lyrics. 9. Don't Worry Baby Lyrics. 10. Hear the Bells Lyrics. 11. The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Buddha Remix) Lyrics.
The Lion Sleeps Tonight - The Tokens. Play all 3 notes of the chord in time with the song. Start with just the right hand, playing all three notes at once. Hover over a chord to see how it appears on the piano. You can play in any octave! Let's Go!
Album: The Lion Sleeps Tonight (1961). Charted: 11 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Mitch will always be remembered for the falsetto on the group's "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" ( in 1961). He also recorded with Phil and Jay Siegel of the Tokens as Cross Country, reaching in 1973 with "In The Midnight Hour".
Продавец: Интернет-магазин Ozon. Адрес: Россия, Москва, Пресненская набережная, 10. ОГРН: 1027739244741
|A||The Lion Sleeps Tonight||2:30|
|B||Tonight I Fell In Love||1:39|
|B 3510||The Tokens||The Lion Sleeps Tonight (7", RE)||Collectables||B 3510||US||1984|
|DRE-11683, COL-3510||The Tokens||The Lion Sleeps Tonight (7", Single)||Collectables, Collectables||DRE-11683, COL-3510||US||Unknown|