School House Rock - Multiplication Rock
First Aired: 1973
Lyrics & Music: Bob Dorough
Performed by: Bob Dorough and chorus of kids
Designed by: Bob Eggers
Animation by: Phil Kimmelman and Associates
Originally Bob Dorough combined 4, 6, and 8 into one song, and he got stuck when he was told they each had to be a seperate song. His 10-year-old daughter Aralee and her friend Lisa gave him the idea for the theme of this song, and both sang in the final recording.