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The Hounds - The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm FLAC album


Performer: The Hounds
Genre: Rock
Title: The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm
Country: Sweden
Released: 1967
Style: Pop Rock
FLAC version ZIP size: 1737 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1384 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1607 mb
Rating: 4.4
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Written-By – Salander, Bråthe. A3. The Times They Are A Changin'. The Lion Sleeps Tonight ‎(LP, Album, RE). Grand Prix (2). GP-9941.

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 (CD). HOUNDS was another Swedish 60's pop band of the golden age. And this is 18 of their best known tracks, many covers, opening with the "The lions sleeps tonight", of which they got a No. 1 hit in Sweden inthe year of '67. 99 SEK. Tell a friend. Use the form below to send information about this product to a friend.

Fact is, though, that they're well worth hearing as a light pop/rock outfit with some less often glimpsed, slightly heavier sides - they even managed to dip a toe into what would later be called "freakbeat" near the end of their history

The Lion Sleeps Tonight" is a song originally recorded by Solomon Linda under the title "Mbube" for the South African Gallo Record Company in 1939. Linda's version was written in Zulu, while the English 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 third take was the best, achieving immortality when Solly took a deep breath, opened his mouth, and improvised the melody that the world now associates with these words

We have an official The Lion Sleeps Tonight tab made by UG professional guitarists. Check out the tab . Backing track. In the jungle the mighty jungle. D. A. The lion sleeps tonight. G. In the village the peaceful village. The people sleep tonight.

LyricsThe Lion Sleeps Tonight. Written by: Luigi Creatore. Last update on: January 12, 2016. More lyrics from the album. The Lion Sleeps Tonight - Best of The Hounds. 02. Sealed With a Kiss.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A The Lion Sleeps Tonight
Written-By – Paul Campbell
B I Like The Rhythm
Written-By – H. Salander*, J. Bråthe*

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Sonet Grammofon AB

Notes

A product of Sonet Grammofon AB.
(P) 1967.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: NCB
  • Matrix / Runout (side A label): C-199 A
  • Matrix / Runout (side B label): C-199 B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
C-199 The Hounds The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm ‎(7", Single, Oli) Gazell C-199 Sweden 1967
C-199 The Hounds The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm ‎(7", Single, Yel) Gazell C-199 Sweden 1967
C-199 The Hounds The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm ‎(7", Single, Blu) Gazell C-199 Sweden 1967
C-199 The Hounds The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm ‎(7", Single) Gazell C-199 Denmark 1967
C-199 The Hounds The Lion Sleeps Tonight / I Like The Rhythm ‎(7", Single, Cle) Gazell C-199 Sweden 1967