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Oh, Come Along Children and Sing with Me

Oh, Come Along Children and Sing with Me

Singer-songwriter Johnny Richardson sings for a listening audience of young children. Richardson penned 20 of the 21 songs on this album and closes with Malvina Reynolds’ “You Can’t Make a Turtle Come Out.” members of the animal kingdom are recurring characters with songs like “The Cuckoo Bird Song,” “Johnny Built a Horse,” “Who’s Afraid of the Wiggly Snake,” and “Hopping with the Kangaroo.” Richardson recorded four albums of songs for children for Folkways from 1964 to 1982. Song lyrics are included in the liner notes.

Track Listing

101
Sing All Along the Way Johnny Richardson 2:05
102
Let's Sing Along Johnny Richardson 2:08
103
The Cuckoo Bird Song Johnny Richardson 1:29
104
Five Little Apples on the Tree Johnny Richardson 2:10
105
Guess a Rhyme Johnny Richardson 1:48
106
Schoolema Doo Ree Ay Johnny Richardson 1:38
107
Mississippi Johnny Richardson 1:57
108
The Children's Musical Band Johnny Richardson 2:07
109
Save the Animals Johnny Richardson 1:26
110
Johnny Built a Horse Johnny Richardson 1:51
111
Exaggerated Animals Johnny Richardson 2:27
201
Who's Afraid of the Wiggly Snake? Johnny Richardson 1:37
202
Hopping with the Kangaroo Johnny Richardson 1:40
203
Buzz,Buzz,Buzz Johnny Richardson 2:38
204
Little Bootsie Brown Johnny Richardson 2:16
205
Red Rubber Ball Johnny Richardson 2:36
206
Little Clock Hanging on the Wall Johnny Richardson 2:11
207
Cotton Candy Man Johnny Richardson 2:03
208
Playing in the Park Johnny Richardson 2:07
209
Hatmaker, Hatmaker Johnny Richardson 2:00
210
You Can't Make a Turtle Come Out Johnny Richardson 1:40

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