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Reading Rainbow Theme Song

Title

Reading Rainbow Theme Song

Description

Reading Rainbow was a foundational children's educational television shows, and both its consistent choices of content featuring black stories and struggles as well as LeVar Burton as host displayed a desire to address social issues and educate children about equality. Featured are the theme song for Reading Rainbow and the show's album art. The theme song for Reading Rainbow stayed constant through the show's public television run, only receiving an update with the recent online continuation of the series.

Creator

Steve Horelyck (music)
Dennis Kleinman (lyrics)
Janet Weir (lyrics)
Tina Fabrique (vocals)
Lani Groves (vocals and instruments)
Leo Dillon (illustrator)
Diane Dillon (illustrator)

Source

12/33 Caedmon TC-1757

Publisher

Patchworks/SCH Music

Format

Vinyl album
image/jpeg
audio/mpeg

Type

Children's television
Television soundtrack

Date Copyrighted

1981

Collection

No Collection

MLA Citation

Steve Horelyck (music) et al., “Reading Rainbow Theme Song ,” Student Digital Gallery, accessed June 25, 2022, https://digitalgallery.bgsu.edu/student/items/show/10959.