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Sing Along, Clap Along with Johnny Richardson

Sing Along, Clap Along with Johnny Richardson

Singer-songwriter Johnny Richardson performs mostly original songs for young children on this 1977 recording. Song topics range from animals and food to sailing ships and trains. Among the cover songs is “The Choo Choo Train,” co-written by Hal David, the longtime songwriting partner of Burt Bacharach. Richardson includes the traditional minstrel classic “Blue Tail Fly,” also known as “Jimmy Crack Corn.” Nearly 30 songs are included on this recording; all of them are under three minutes long. Lyrics are included in the liner notes.

Track Listing

101
If I Were a Keeper of the Zoo Johnny Richardson 1:44
102
The Honky Tonky Monkey Johnny Richardson 2:00
103
I Can't Spell Hippopotamus Johnny Richardson 1:07
104
I Can Spell Hippopotamus Johnny Richardson 2:30
105
The Brave Little African Boy Johnny Richardson 2:01
106
What Makes the World go Around? Johnny Richardson 1:30
107
Red Light-Green Light Johnny Richardson 2:02
108
Suliram (Indonesian Lullaby) Johnny Richardson 2:30
109
When the World's Begun Johnny Richardson 1:09
110
Through the Revolving Door Johnny Richardson 1:44
111
Let Everybody Clap Like This Johnny Richardson 1:35
112
To Market, to Market, to Shop Johnny Richardson 1:33
113
Hallelujah Johnny Richardson 2:50
114
A Tiger's After Me Johnny Richardson 1:05
115
My Little Donkey Johnny Richardson 1:37
116
The Roll Call Johnny Richardson 1:45
117
Chocolate Ice Cream Cone Johnny Richardson 1:26
201
There's a Little Bit of Good in Everyone Johnny Richardson 2:40
202
The Little Hot Dog Johnny Richardson 1:55
203
Jackson Scott, the Astronaut Johnny Richardson 1:28
204
Come A-sailing with Me Johnny Richardson 1:48
205
The Choo Choo Train Johnny Richardson 1:42
206
Wake Me, Shake Me Johnny Richardson 1:58
207
The Cinnamon Ship Johnny Richardson 2:38
208
Mowing the Meadow Johnny Richardson 1:40
209
Get on Board, Little Children Johnny Richardson 1:30
210
The Blue Tailed Fly (Jimmie Crack Corn) Johnny Richardson 2:15
211
The Fox Johnny Richardson 2:15
212
Bam Boo (Echo Rhythm) Johnny Richardson 1:57

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