December 1961 #1

 

Songwriters Paul Campbell/Luigi Creatore/Roy Ilene/Hugo Peretti/Albert Stanton/George David Weiss

 

Hank Medress/Phil Margo/Mitch Margo

 

Brooklyn New York

 

Did You Know?

Solomon Linda of South Africa wrote the song ‘Mbube’ in 1939…Pete Seeger got a hold of it and started working on the English version…It turned out to be ‘The Lion Sleeps Tonight’