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Posted By: Helen
24-Apr-17 - 06:33 PM
Thread Name: meaning - musha ring dumma do dumma da
Subject: RE: meaning - musha ring dumma do dumma da
GUEST,Chrissy, on 18 Dec 10 - 05:59 AM wrote:

"in reply to Roger in Baltimore waaay back in '99 about the song 'Wimoweh' it is actually a South African song written in 1939 by Solomon Linda titled 'Mbube Wimoweh' which translates as 'The Lion Sleeps'."

Here is the original version:

Solomon Linda &The Evening - Mbube

And here is a beautiful version by

Miriam Makeba - The Lion Sleeps Tonight

Helen