Weavers with Gordon Jenkins


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  • Cover of SO LONG (IT'S BEEN GOOD TO KNOW YA) in 1950 - top 5 US; cover landing the Guthrie family $10.000
  • Cover of IRENE in 1950 - n°1 US; the year after Lead Belly passed away
  • Cover of TZENA TZENA in 1950 - as Tzena, Tzena, Tzena for Decca; n°2 US, B-side of Goodnight Irene; also a version in Hebrew
  • Cover of MBUBE in 1952 - hit US as Wimoweh, the only word used (see footnote)


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Arnold Rypens
Rozenlaan 65
B-2840 Reet (Rumst)


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