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Pat Boone - Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport Album

Performer: Pat Boone
Genre: Rock / Pop
Title: Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport
Released: 15 Sep 1963
Style: Rock & Roll, Vocal
Label: London Records
Catalog Number: FLX 3101
FLAC version ZIP size: 1108 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 2334 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1944 mb
Rating: 4.6
Votes: 636


1I Feel Like Crying
2Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
45-16494Pat Boone Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport ‎(7", Single)Dot Records45-16494US1963
45-16494Pat Boone Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport ‎(7", Single)Dot Records45-16494US1963
45-16494, JET-1274Pat Boone Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport ‎(7", Single)Dot Records, Dot Records45-16494, JET-1274JapanUnknown
HL-2113Pat Boone Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport ‎(7", Single, Promo)London RecordsHL-2113AustraliaUnknown
D 337Pat Boone Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport ‎(7", Single)Dot RecordsD 337DenmarkUnknown


Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport is a song written by Australian singer Rolf Harris in 1957 which became a hit around the world in the 1960s in two recordings 1960 in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom for the original, and 1963 with a re-recording of his song in the United States. Inspired by Harry Belafonte's calypsos, most noticeably The Jack-Ass Song , it is about an Australian stockman on his deathbed. The song is one of the best-known and most successful Australian songs. Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport was Pat Boone's latest single when the album of the same name was released in mid-1963. The song seemed to have hit written all over it and DOT Records was so sure it would be a big seller that they wasted no time in hoppin' out the kangaroo 'cover' album and even noted on the back, Pat Boone sings his big hit from Down Under. Unfortunately for DOT Records and Boone it was Rolf Harris' original version that hit pay dirt, making it into the Top 10, while Boone&apos. Watch the video for Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport from Pat Boone's Best of for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Charles Eugene Patrick Boone known as Pat Boone born June 1, 1934 is a singer whose smooth style made him a popular performer of the 1950s. His cover versions of African-American rhythm and blues hits had a noticeable effect on the development of the broad popularity of rock and roll. Born in Jacksonville, Florida, USA, Boone is a direct descendant of the American pioneer Daniel Boone. Eventually, I came up with 'Tie me kangaroo down, sport. And the tune seemed to come from midair. It was just handed to me on a plate. Rolf Harris recalled to The NME: Pat Boone was in Australia when it was a hit in 1960. He wanted to do an American version but his record company said, 'It doesn't make any sense. Three years later I had a 3 in America. Pat Boone went back and said, 'See. Harris performed this song with The Beatles for BBC radio in 1963. His adapted lyrics included Don't ill-treat me pet dingo, Ringo Don't ill-treat me pet dingo He can't understand your lingo, Ringo, So don't ill-treat me pet dingo, Ringo. Album by Pat Boone. Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport. I Feel Like Crying. Deep Are the Roots. More Than Only Friends. Two Little Kisses. I Need Someone. A Whole Lotta Water. My Queen in Calico. Angel Talk. Going to New York. Just Out of Reach. Memory Mountain. search for Pat Boone , Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport. Pat Boone released it on the album Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport in 1963. It was covered by Lawrence Welk and His Orchestra, The Goanna Gang, Sylvester McCord, The Brothers Four and other artists. An adaptation is a musical work, which uses elements music or lyrics from another musical work. Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport written by Rolf Harris English 1960. Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and download. Disc IDs. Additional details. Type: Album. Status: Me Kangaroo Down Sport. Critic Score. Or consider a donation More Albums