Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.5 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:44 The Rock 'n' Roll Era: 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music 2RNR-04
1.6 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:41 Nipper's Greatest Hits: The 60's, Volume 1 Various Artists
1.24 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:39 The Rock ’n’ Roll Era: 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music 840 239-2, RRC-G05
1.9 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll, Volume 2: 1961 Various Artists Connoisseur Collection RRT CD 61
1.24 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:39 The Rock ’n’ Roll Era: 1961 Various Artists Time-Life Music 845 782-2, TL 516/05
1.1 The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh) 2:43 The Lion Sleeps Tonight The Tokens RCA (RCA Records: simple ‘RCA’ or 'RCA' with lightning bolt in circle) 66510-2, RCA 07683
1.1 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 The Lion Sleeps Tonight The Tokens Back Biter BB 61051
1.13 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:38 I Love Rock & Roll: Hits of the 60s, Volume Two Various Artists Priority Records P2 50951
2.6 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 Media Markt: Oldies Various Artists BMG Ariola Media GmbH Special Projects & New Business 74321 45139 2
1.14 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 The Golden Age of Rock 'n' Roll: 1962 Various Artists Reader’s Digest RDCD 1261-3
2.12 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 Glory Days of Rock 'n' Roll: Doo-Wop Various Artists Time-Life Music
3.11 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 Love, Peace and Folk Rock Hits of the 60's and 70's Various Artists BMG Special Products DRC32293, DRC32293A
1.3 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:41 One Hit Wonders Various Artists Falcon Neue Medien 44022
1.3 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:41 One Hit Wonders Various Artists Radio Star Records DCD 55001
1.1 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:36 Oldies Are Now The Tokens
4.16 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 Simply the Best of the 60's Various Artists BMG UK & Ireland 74321 822672
1.8 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 Folk Hits of the '60s Various Artists Shout! Factory DK 30216
1.28 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 Mastermix Classic Cuts 95: Rock 'n' Roll Jukebox Various Artists Music Factory (UK promotional remix service started in 1985) CC 95
1.16 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 Casey Kasem Presents America's Top Ten 1960s: #1 Pop Hits Various Artists Top Sail Productions
4.15 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 Mega Juke-Box Various Artists Wagram Music (imprint/distributor) WAG 366
7.5 The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh) 2:43 Malt Shop Memories Various Artists Time-Life Music 21379-P
1.5 The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh) 2:43 Malt Shop Memories: Jukebox Gems Various Artists Time-Life Music, Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) 21077-2, A 685005
1.11 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:41 40 Anos de Rock'n Roll Various Artists
1.2 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 40 Giants of the Jukebox (disc 1) Various Artists
1.9 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:42 Billboard Hottest Hits, Volume 2: Greatest Top 10 Hits 1950-1965 Various Artists
1.11 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 Check Check Special Selection 1967 Various Artists
1.23 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:40 Let the Good Times Roll Various Artists
2.3 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:43 That’s the Music: The Top Hits Forever Various Artists northway (Northway Commercial Limited) NW 510019
1.2 The Lion Sleeps Tonight 2:39 The Ultimate Rock & Roll Collection: The 60s Various Artists

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mash-ups: The Lion Freaks Tonight by G3RSt
recording of: The Lion Sleeps Tonight

The Lion Sleeps Tonight

composer: Solomon Linda
lyricist: George David Weiss (1961)
writer: Luigi Creatore
Hugo Peretti
Albert Stanton (pseudonym for Al Brackman)
publisher: Abilene Music Inc.
has revision: The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Mango Groove revision)
later translated versions: Der Löwe schläft heut’ Nacht
Le lion est mort ce soir
Réveille-toi (Wimbo-mi)
part of: The Lion King (stage musical)
version of: Wimoweh