Wake the Town and Tell the People

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"Wake the Town and Tell the People" is a popular song with music by Jerry Livingston and lyrics by Sammy Gallop, published in 1955. This song is a wedding day number complete with the chorus imitating the sound of wedding bells. (DING- DONG, DING DONG.), as well as the sounds of the real chimes.

The biggest selling version was recorded by Mindy Carson in 1955.

Recorded versions[edit]


  1. ^ Capitol Records (Australian issues) in the CP and CK series
  2. ^ a b c d HMV Records in the POP series
  3. ^ a b c d HMV Records in the 7M series
  4. ^ RCA Victor Records in the 20-6000 to 20-6499 series
  5. ^ Bell Records in the 7" 78rpm single series
  6. ^ Columbia Records in the 40500 to 40999 series
  7. ^ Joy Records listing
  8. ^ Pye Records in the N15000 to N15162 and 7N.15096 to 7N.15999 series
  9. ^ Embassy Records in the WB series
  10. ^ Mercury Records (Australian issues) in the 45001 to 45492 series
  11. ^ a b Coral Records in the 61000 to 61999 series
  12. ^ a b Vogue-Coral Records listing (United Kingdom)