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On the 20th anniversary of The Jungle Book (1969), The Bare Necessities officially became a Disney's Sing-Along Songs title.

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

Songs are for sharing, and learning the words to your favorite Disney songs has never been so much fun! Just sing along to the on-screen lyrics as you enjoy classic Disney characters in their most memorable musical scenes! Explore the best in family fun in Volume Four of Disney's Sing-Along Songs with Baloo the Bear from The Jungle Book. You'll be singing happy Jungle hits like "The Bare Necessities", and "I Wanna Be Like You", plus songs from Disney's The Aristocats, Cinderella, and others.

VHS Supplements[edit | edit source]

1987 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Red warning screens November 8, 1984
2 Trailer for the 1987 re-release of Cinderella July 17, 1987
3 Walt Disney Home Video logo October 4, 1986
4 Disney's Sing-Along Songs: The Bare Necessities October 6, 1987
5 Disney's Sing-Along Songs promo October 6, 1987

1988 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Red warning screens November 8, 1984
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo October 4, 1986
3 Disney's Sing-Along Songs: The Bare Necessities October 6, 1987
4 Disney's Sing-Along Songs promo May 31, 1988

1990 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Red warning screens November 8, 1984
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo October 4, 1986
3 Disney's Sing-Along Songs: The Bare Necessities October 6, 1987
4 Disney's Sing-Along Songs promo August 14, 1990

1991 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Red warning screens November 8, 1984
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo October 4, 1986
3 Disney's Sing-Along Songs: The Bare Necessities October 6, 1987
4 Disney's Sing-Along Songs promo July 10, 1991

1992 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens June 19, 1992
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo October 4, 1986
3 Disney's Sing-Along Songs: The Bare Necessities October 6, 1987
4 Disney's Sing-Along Songs promo June 19, 1992

1994 VHS[edit | edit source]

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens June 19, 1992
Walt Disney Home Video logo October 4, 1986
3 Disney's Sing-Along Songs: The Bare Necessities (Version 2) May 6, 1994
6 Disney's Sing-Along Songs promo April 30, 1993

Advertised On:[edit | edit source]

1987 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. The Bare Necessities

1988 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. You Can Fly (1988 and 1994 VHS)
  2. Fun with Music
  3. Very Merry Christmas Songs (1988 VHS)

1990 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Heigh Ho (1990 and 1994 VHS)
  2. Under the Sea (1990 VHS)
  3. Disneyland Fun (1990 and 1994 VHS)
  4. Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (1990 VHS)

1991 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (1990 VHS and 2001 VHS)
  2. You Can Fly (1991 VHS, 1992 VHS and 1994 VHS)
  3. I Love to Laugh! (1991 VHS)
  4. Fun with Music (1991 VHS)
  5. Disneyland Fun (1991 VHS and 1993 VHS)
  6. The Bare Necessities (1991 VHS)

1992 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Be Our Guest (1992 and 1994 VHS) (June 19, 1992)
  2. Friend Like Me (1993 and 1994 VHS) (April 30, 1993)

1993 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Heigh Ho (1993 VHS)
  2. Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (1994 VHS)
  3. The Bare Necessities (1993 VHS)
  4. Under the Sea (1994 VHS)
  5. Disneyland Fun (1994 VHS)
  6. Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious (1994 VHS)
  7. The Twelve Days of Christmas
  8. Campout at Walt Disney World (1994 VHS)
  9. Let's Go to the Circus! (1994 VHS)
  10. Winnie the Pooh Learning Collection

1994 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Circle of Life
  2. Very Merry Christmas Songs (1994 VHS)
  3. Mickey and the Beanstalk (1994 VHS)
  4. The Twelve Days of Christmas (1994 VHS)
  5. Paul Bunyan (1995 VHS)
  6. Disney's Princess Collection: Jasmine's Enchanted Tales (VHS)
  7. Disney's Princess Collection: Ariel's Songs and Stories (VHS)

1995 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Beach Party at Walt Disney World (1995 VHS)
  2. Colors of the Wind
  3. Winnie the Pooh: Fun 'n Games (1995 VHS)
  4. Winnie the Pooh: Frankenpooh (VHS)
  5. Parachute Express: Come Sing with Us
  6. Gordy (VHS/DVD)

1996 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Topsy Turvy
  2. Sweetheart Stories (1996 VHS)
  3. Mickey Loves Minnie (1996 VHS)
  4. The Wind in the Willows (1996 VHS)
  5. Aladdin & Jasmine's Moonlight Magic (1996 VHS)
  6. Muppet Sing-Along: Muppet Treasure Island
  7. Muppet Sing-Along: Things That Fly!
  8. Campout at Walt Disney World (1996 VHS)
  9. Let's Go to the Circus! (1996 VHS)
  10. Under the Sea (1996 VHS)
  11. Beach Party at Walt Disney World (1996 VHS)
  12. Winnie the Pooh: Frankenpooh (1996 VHS)
  13. Winnie the Pooh: Spookable Pooh (1996 VHS)
  14. Pongo & Perdita
  15. Winnie the Pooh Friendship Collection (first three titles)
  16. Winnie the Pooh featurettes (1996-1997 VHS)
  17. Spot the Dog featurettes (1996-1997 VHS)
  18. Winnie the Pooh Storybook Classics (1996-1997 VHS)
  19. Winnie the Pooh and Christmas Too (1996 VHS)
  20. Winnie the Pooh: Un Valentine's Day (1998 VHS)

1997 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Winnie the Pooh Friendship Collection (last two titles)
  2. Winnie the Pooh featurettes (1998 VHS)
  3. Spot the Dog featurettes (1998 VHS)
  4. Spot and his Grandparents: Go to the Carnival

1998 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Happy Haunting Party at Disneyland (1998 VHS)
  2. 101 Dalmatians Christmas (VHS)
  3. Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1998 VHS)
  4. Winnie the Pooh featurettes (1998 VHS)
  5. Winnie the Pooh: Frankenpooh (1998 VHS)
  6. Winnie the Pooh: Spookable Pooh (1998 VHS)
  7. Winnie the Pooh: Boo to you Too (1998 VHS)
  8. Spot the Dog featurettes (1998 VHS)
  9. How the Toys Saved Christmas (1998 VHS/DVD)
  10. Winnie the Pooh and Christmas Too (1998 VHS)
  11. Winnie the Pooh: Un-Valentine's Day (1999 VHS)

1999 Promo[edit | edit source]

  1. Sing a Song with Pooh Bear
  2. Winnie the Pooh featurettes (1999 VHS)
  3. Spot the Dog featurettes (1999 VHS)
  4. Very Merry Christmas Songs (1999 VHS)
  5. The Twelve Days of Christmas (1999 VHS)

Songs[edit | edit source]

  • The Bare Necessities (from The Jungle Book)
  • You Are a Human Animal (from Mickey Mouse Club)
  • Cinderella Work Song (from Cinderella)
  • Old Yeller (from Old Yeller)
  • Figaro and Cleo (from Jiminy Cricket Presents Bongo)
  • Winnie the Pooh (from The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh)
  • I Wan'na Be Like You (from The Jungle Book)
  • Look Out for Mr. Stork (from Dumbo)
  • Ev'rybody Wants to Be a Cat (from The Aristocats)
  • The Ugly Bug Ball (from Summer Magic)
  • The Bare Necessities (reprise)

The reprise is actually the second half of the entire song.

In Other Countries[edit | edit source]

Country of origin Release date
UK October 1990
Japan July 21, 1994
USA (Spanish dub) April 14, 1995

Websites[edit | edit source]

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