~ Recording by The Weavers

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
1.4 Wimoweh 1:47 Best of the Vanguard Years The Weavers Vanguard (imprint of Vanguard Records) 79580-2
1.5 Wimoweh 1:49 Vanguard Visionaries: The Weavers The Weavers Vanguard (imprint of Vanguard Records)


guitar: Fred Hellerman
bass: Lee Hays
banjo: Pete Seeger
alto vocals: Ronnie Gilbert (American folk singer)
baritone vocals: Lee Hays
Fred Hellerman
tenor vocals: Pete Seeger
recorded at: Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1955-12-24 –)
recording of: Wimoweh


composer: Solomon Linda
lyricist: Paul Campbell (songwriting pseudonym used by The Weavers)
later versions: The Lion Sleeps Tonight
version of: Mbube