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August 07, 2009 15:55 ET

International Kid-Pop Sensations The Wiggles to Release the First Ever "Best of" on September 1, 2009!!!

"Hot Potatoes! The Best of The Wiggles" Features Tracks From Their Celebrity Friends: "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, Kylie Minogue, John Fogerty, Leo Sayer, and Many More!

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 7, 2009) - The Wiggles, the most successful children's entertainment group in the world, is releasing its first ever collection of their most loved songs. "Hot Potatoes! The Best of The Wiggles" will be in stores on September 1, 2009 and will have a $13.98 SRP. The compilation features "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, Kylie Minogue, John Fogerty, Leo Sayer and many, many more! With this "Best of" collection, the Fab Four of Fun have gathered their most popular, unique, toe-tapping songs in one collection. The delightful new CD includes 34 favorites!

Sam (Yellow), Murray (Red), Jeff (Purple) and Anthony (Blue) and the characters they have created are now a part of the lives of so many children across the globe. The Wiggles have sold an astounding 23 million DVDs and 7 million CDs worldwide and are seen on TV in more than 100 countries. The New York Times called The Wiggles, "the band that rocks the cradle" and this is certainly true. They perform in front of 750,000 fans per year and have set records for their sold out performances everywhere from Madison Square Garden in New York, to the Hammersmith Apollo in London, to their home town of Sydney, Australia. Their instantly memorable songs get you wiggling in seconds!

Track listing:

1.  Hot Potato
2.  Can You (Point Your Fingers And Do The Twist?)
3.  Fruit Salad
4.  Rock-A-Bye Your Bear
5.  Toot Toot, Chugga Chugga, Big Red Car
6.  Wake Up Jeff!
7.  Wiggly Party
8.  Captain Feathersword Fell Asleep On His Pirate Ship (Quack Quack)
9.  Wiggle Bay
10. The Monkey Dance
11. Get Ready To Wiggle
12. Go Santa Go
13. Dorothy (Would You Like To Dance?)
14. Ooh It's Captain Feathersword
15. Tie Me Kangaroo Down Sport (Featuring Rolf Harris)
16. Dressing Up
17. Move Your Arms Like Henry (Featuring Paul Hester On Drums)
18. Lights, Camera, Action, Wiggles!
19. Do The Owl (Featuring Steve Irwin)
20. The Zeezap Song
21. Play Your Guitar With Murray
22. Rockin' Santa! (Featuring John Fogerty)
23. To Have A Tea Party
24. Here Come The Chicken (Featuring James Burton On Guitar)
25. Getting Strong!
26. Murray Had A Turtle
27. Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star
28. I'm Dorothy The Dinosaur!
29. You Make Me Feel Like Dancing (Featuring Leo Sayer)
30. Dr. Knickerbocker
31. The Shimmie Shake!
32. Over In The Meadow
33. Wags The Dog Is Chasing His Tail
34. Monkey Man (Featuring Kylie Minogue)

For more information, go to: www.kochrecords.com or www.thewiggles.com.

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About The Wiggles

The Wiggles, the world's #1 preschool entertainers, performed over 300 shows to more than 1.5 million fans since 2005 in the United States alone. The Wiggles perform over 200 shows annually across four continents. The Wiggles are seen on TV in over 110 countries worldwide. Fans will be able to catch The Wiggles on television exclusively in the U.S. on 24-hour preschool network Sprout beginning August 24, 2009. The Wiggles have sold more than 22.5 million videos and 7 million CDs in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Giovanna Melchiorre
    516-484-1000 x 279
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