Who Sang the Lion Sleeps Tonight?


The Tokens in 1961 sang the song The Lions Sleeps tonight. In later time, the song was also sang by The Nylons, Tight Fit, Suzi Shelton (Children's), The Lion King (Original Broadway Cast) and Robert John among others.
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Lala kahle [Sleep well]
In the jungle, the mighty jungle
The lion sleeps tonight
In the jungle, the mighty jungle
The lion sleeps tonight More >>
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The Lion Sleeps Tonight was originally titled Mbube and it was released by the Tokens in 1961, topping the US chart. The song was originally recorded by Solomon Linda. Recorded versions of the song are by Jimmy Dorsey, The Kingston Trio, Eric Donaldson, etc.
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Well, it is best known as a single by the Tokens, in 1961, and considered a "doo wap" song at the time. It has certainly endured over the years as an R & B classic.
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The most popular version of "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" was recorded by The Tokens in 1961. The song was originally recorded by its author Solomon Linda (his group called
"The Lion Sleeps Tonight" was sung by The Tokens in 1961. In 1982, the group Tight Fit had a UK #1 hit with their cover version.
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