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The Bucket List
The Bucket List Soundtrack
(2007)
Dead Calm
Dead Calm Soundtrack
(1989)
The Sandlot
The Sandlot Soundtrack
(1993)
Private Parts
Private Parts Soundtrack
(1997)

Filmography

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 2016 Who's Doing the Dishes? (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- David Van Day (2016) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 2015 Atomo Vision: Interview mit Regisseur Joe Dante (Video documentary short) (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 2013 Wolf Creek 2 (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 2012 Show of the Week (TV Series documentary short) (performer - 1 episode)
- Borderlands 2 (2012) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 2009 Rude Tube (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Heroes & Villains (2009) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 2008 Star Stories (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Peter Andre Presents... Me and Katie: How the Moneymoon Never Ends (2008) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 2008 Lasagna Cat (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 01/05/2005 (2008) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 2007 The Bucket List (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 2006 Torvill & Dean's Dancing on Ice (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.7 (2006) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 2005 Undercover (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Motivationstrainer (2005) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Mind Hunters (2004) ... (performer: "Victim Of Gravity")
 2002 The Wire (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Lessons (2002) ... (performer: "Wimoweh" - uncredited)
 2002 The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest (performer: "Wimoweh Reprise")
 1997 Private Parts (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 1994-1995 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- 23.exe (1995) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
- Variation 18 (1994) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 1995 Friends (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The One with All the Poker (1995) ... (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" - uncredited)
 1993 The Sandlot (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 1993 Matinee (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 1992 That Night (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 1991 29th Street (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 1989 Signs of Life (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh)(Mbube)")
 1989 Dead Calm (performer: "The Lion Sleeps Tonight")
 1978 Schoolhouse Rock! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Victim of Gravity (1978) ... (performer: "A Victim of Gravity")
 1971 The Good Life (TV Series) (music: "The Good Life") / (producer: "The Good Life")
 1968 The Impossible Years (lyrics: "The Impossible Years") / (music: "The Impossible Years")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Single: "Goodbye Maureen" / "Arlene" (Crystal Ball). See more »

Alternate Names:

Jay Traynor & The Tokens
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Trivia:

The Weavers had already made the song "The Lion Sleeps Tonight" a folk staple in the 1950s. In 1961 The Tokens' recording went to #1 on the pop charts. Minor hits followed, with "He's In Town" in 1964, "I Hear the Trumpets Blow" in 1966, and "Portrait of My Love" in 1967. But they never had another big hit song. See more »

Nickname:

The Linc-Tones See more »

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