Wimoweh: The Best of the Tokens ()

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Track Listing
  1. The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)
  2. B'wanina (Pretty Girl)
  3. La Bamba
  4. Hear the Bells (Ringing Bells)
  5. You're Nothing But a Girl
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  1. The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)
  2. B'wanina (Pretty Girl)
  3. La Bamba
  4. Hear the Bells (Ringing Bells)
  5. You're Nothing But a Girl
  6. Tonight I Met an Angel
  7. Sincerely
  8. When I Go to Sleep at Night
  9. A Thousand Miles Away
  10. Please Write
  11. Dream Angel Goodnight
  12. Somewhere There's a Girl
  13. I'll Do My Crying Tomorrow
  14. A-B-C, 1-2-3
  15. Tonight Tonight
  16. Dry Your Eyes
  17. Sweet Laurie, Fair Laurie
  18. My Candy Apple Vette
  19. My Friend's Car
  20. When Summer Is Through
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The Tokens' unlikely blend of doo wop and what was, in folk circles, termed "ethnic music," resulted in one enormous and enduring hit: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)." After that, it was all downhill for the group during their RCA tenure -- the biggest of their followup hits reached a modest number 55 on the charts. Wimoweh: The Best of the Tokens rounds up all six of their chart entries, some of which -- like "B'Wanina (Pretty Girl)" and "La Bamba" -- repeated the "Wimoweh" formula. When those failed, the Tokens ...

Wimoweh: The Best of the Tokens 2008, Sbme Special Mkts.

UPC: 886972510620

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Wimoweh: The Best of the Tokens 1994, RCA

UPC: 078636647425

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