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Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight Album
Electronic
Performer: Tight Fit
Title: The Lion Sleeps Tonight
Style: Synth-pop
Year 1982
Country Netherlands
Label Jive
Catalog Number 144.929
Genre: Electronic
Rating: 4.9
Votes: 624
MP3 size: 2212 mb
FLAC size: 1516 mb
WMA size: 2037 mb
Record From: Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single, Stereo

Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight Album

Tracklist

1I'm Dancing In The Street
Written-By – K. Gold, M. Cenne
3:15
2The Lion Sleeps Tonight
Engineer – Nigel GreenProducer – Tim Friese-GreeneVocals [Uncredited] – Roy Ward Written-By – Weiss, Peretti, Createre, Campbell, Linda
3:05

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
6.13 370, 6.13370 ACTight Fit The Lion Sleeps Tonight ‎(7", Single)Jive, Jive6.13 370, 6.13370 ACGermany1982
0281Tight Fit El León Duerme Esta Noche ‎(7", Single, Promo)Ariola0281Spain1982
JIVE 9Tight Fit The Lion Sleeps Tonight ‎(7", Single, Dam)JiveJIVE 9UK1982
JIVE 9Tight Fit The Lion Sleeps Tonight ‎(7", Single)JiveJIVE 9UK1982
JIVE T 9Tight Fit The Lion Sleeps Tonight ‎(12", Single)JiveJIVE T 9UK1982

Credits

  • DesignMyosotis

Notes

This is the release with the blue label with an 'A' on the left middle side.
For the Dutch release with the blue label without an 'A' on the left middle side see Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight.
For the Dutch release with the red labels see Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight.
For the Dutch release on blue vinyl see Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight.

Barcodes

  • Rights Society: STEMRA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout Groove): 144.929-A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout Groove): 144.929-B1

Companies

  • Marketed By – CNR

Video

Album

Tight Fit is the second album by British pop group Tight Fit, released in 1982. The album features the No. 1 single The Lion Sleeps Tonight as well as the top five hit Fantasy Island. Tracks Secret Heart and I'm Undecided were also released as singles but achieved less success. This was Tight Fit's second album, albeit the first with the line-up consisting of Steve Grant, Denise Gyngell and Julie Harris. Soon after the album's release, Gyngell and Harris departed the group and were replaced by. The Lion Sleeps Tonight, Remixes Part 1, 35th Anniversary Remix Package. Исполнитель: Tight Fit. 2017 pop. In the jungle, the mighty jungle, the lion sleeps tonight. In the jungle, the quiet jungle, the lion sleeps tonight. Near the village, the peaceful village, the lion sleeps tonight. Near the village, the quiet village, the lion sleeps tonight. Hush, my darling, dont fear, my darling, the lion sleeps tonight. Songs in album Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight 1982. Tight Fit - The Lion Sleeps Tonight. Tight Fit - Fantasy Island. Tight Fit - Hearts Of Stone. Tight Fit - Break Hearts Of Glass. Tight Fit - 1, 2, 3. Tight Fit - One Thing Leads To Another. Tight Fit - Baby I'm Lost For Words. Near the village the peaceful village The lion sleeps tonight Near the village the quiet village The lion sleeps. The Lion Sleeps Tonight. Tight Fit. George David Weiss, Luigi Creatore, Solomon Linda, Hugo Peretti. 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 Henri Salvador, the Weavers, Jimmy Dorsey, Yma Sumac, Miriam Makeba, and the Kingston Trio. Watch the video for The Lion Sleeps Tonight from Tight Fit's 100 Hits of the '80s for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. In the jungle, the mighty jungle, the lion sleeps tonight In the jungle, the quiet jungle, the lion sleeps tonight Near the village, the peacefulWatch the video for The Lion Sleeps Tonight from Tight Fit's 100 Hits of the '80s for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. In the jungle, the mighty jungle, the lion sleeps tonight In the jungle, the quiet jungle, the lion sleeps tonight Near the village, the peaceful View full lyrics. Similar Tracks. The Land of Make Believe. Bucks Fizz. Play track. My Favourite Waste of Time. The Lions Sleep Tonight - Tight Fit. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей. Album: The Lion Sleeps Tonight 1961. Charted: 11 1. Get the Sheet Music License This Song . In 1982 the group Tight Fit had a UK 1 hit with their cover version. None of Tight Fit actually sang on the record, but they looked good and promoted it well. Roy Ward of City Boy recorded the real vocals. The original version by Solomon Linda and the Evening Birds can be found on the album Crocodiles, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Solomon Linda and The Evening Birds and Others: Mbube Roots-Zulu Choral Music from South Africa, 1930s-1960s. The three surviving daughters of Solomon Linda sued for royalty rights to this song in 1999 and won a settlement in the case six years later. The Lion Sleeps Tonight is a famous song written by Solomon Linda original recording with The Evening Birds and later covered by many others. The original song is taken from 1939, but the best known version, which by The Tokens, comes from 1961. 1 History. 2 recorded versions. 1 Mbube. 2 Wimoweh. 3 The Lion Sleeps Tonight. 3 Trivia. MbubeZulu for lion was originally recorded by Solomon Linda and The Evening Birds in 1939. Mbube became a hit throughout South Africa and sold about 100. Tight Fit released it on the single The Lion Sleeps Tonight in 1982. It was covered by Perikles, Danny Supply, The Elegants, The Townsmen and other artists