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MORNING TOWN RIDE

 
SONG & HIT DETAILS
 
Artist Name: THE SEEKERS
 
Top Position (Australia): 3
 
Song Author: Malvina Reynolds
 
 
Year Recorded: 1964
Record Label: W&G
Label Number: WG-S-2381
 
SONG PROFILE
 
Morningtown Ride

Single by Malvina Reynolds
from the album Hide and Seekers
Released December 0, 1957 (1957-00-00)
Format 12" single and various formats
Recorded 1957 Malvina Reynolds
1962 RCA Victor
1964 Music for Pleasure
1966 Columbia UK
1970 Pacific Cascade Records
1980 Rounder
2002 Lyons Group
Genre lullaby
Label various
Writer(s) Malvina Reynolds

Producer various

A lullaby written by Malvina Reynolds in 1957 and recorded by a number of artists, notably The Seekers. It tells the comforting story of the 'journey' through nighttime made by all the "little travellers" (children).

Performed by The Seekers with Bobby Richards and his Orchestra on the 1964 album Hide and Seekers.

The Wiggles and Jimmy Little sang this song on their 2000 album "Wiggly Wiggly World" (Lyons Group).