Mathilda she take me money

I need to find out ALL the groups that recorded Mathilda that Had an album released in the us in the 50's and 60's. I can't find the version that I remember best as a child. but I know it when I hear it, but I don't remember the group.. WHen my mother passed it was loss with her record collection. PLEASE HELP if you can

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Sep 06, 2014
The song, Matilda
by: Soca Freak

King Radio (stage name, Norman Span) recorded Matilda (Mathilda) in the 1930s.

Harry Belafonte in 1953.

Jimmy Soul recorded a version of the song in 1962 as Twistin Matilda. (She took the money and ran off to Las Vegas.)

Allen Sherman recorded a variation of song in 1962.

Hope this helps.

(Matilda, she take me money and run Venezuela)

Sep 07, 2014
Mathilda She Take Me Money
by: Anonymous


Relator (Willard Harris)also sings Matilda, same song but without the 'h' in Mathilda.

Good Luck!

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