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0–9 Series is a 1989 series of ten compilation albums released by ABC for Kids. It won the ARIA Award for Best Children's Album in 1990, and was nominated for the ARIA Award for Best Cover Art in the same year.

The ten albums are aimed at children of each age from 0 to 9. The album titled 0 for 0 year olds through to 9 for 9 year olds. Over 270 songs were recorded for the album series with 214 appearing on the final products. Featured artists are Adam Bowen, Aku Kadoga, Andrew Bell, Andrew Can, Angela Webber, Anne Kirkpatrick, Armando Hurley, Barry Crocker, Barry Leef, Chantelle Ormandy, Chris Bailey, Chris Lloyd, Christopher Patlon, Col Joye, Danielle Spencer, Darryl Aberhart, Dave Sandbach, Dave Sandford, Debbie Byrne, Don Spencer, Doug Parkinson, Ernie Dingo, Floyd Vincent, Gillian Eastoe, Gillian Jones, Grace Knight, Graeme Connors, Greedy Smith, Gus O'Brien, James Gillard, Jamie Rigg, Jenny Morris, Jim Conway, Joan Sydney, Joanne Jackson, John Paul Young, John Spence, Jonathon Biggins, Kerrie Biddell, Ketaki Kishor Dongre, Kiri Uu, Lana Warner, Laurie Balmer, Leonora Jackson, Linda Kenny, Linda Marr, Linda Nagle, Lizzie Clear, Lori Vallins, Lucky Starr, Malcolm McCullum, Marc Hunter, Marcus Holden, Margret RoadKnight, Maria Fotiadis, Mark Williams, Maroochy Barambah, Mary Schneider, Melanie Saloman, Mesana Salata, Mic Conway, Mic Conway's Whoopee Band, Mick Layton, Mike Kennings, Moya Simpson, Nicholas Wareham, Normie Rowe, Peter Chambers, Peter Combe, Peter Kenny, Rami Var, Rhonda Burchmore, Rick Price, Robyn Archer, Robyne Dunn, Ross Higgins, Ruth Cracknell, Sabahattin Akdagcik, Sally Dodds, Sharon O'Neill, Shauna Jensen, Stuart Grant, Su Cruickshank, Sweet Atmosphere, Tamina Haider, Tania Bowra, Terry Hannagan, Terry Kaff, Terry Murray, The Moy Sisters, Tommy Emmanuel, Trinidad Calypso Band, Trish Goddard, Wendy Grose, Wendy Matthews and Zachiary Haider. A documentary on the production of the albums was released alongside it.

Tracklists

Zzzero

  1. Going Home - Tommy Emmanuel
  2. Mockingbird/All the Pretty Little Horses - Gillian Eastoe
  3. Maranoa Lullaby - Maroochy Barambah
  4. Ninna Nanna - Moya Simpson
  5. Brahms Lullaby - Peter Kenny
  6. Golden Slumbers - Rick Price and Wendy Matthews
  7. Indian Lullaby - Kataki Kishor Dongre
  8. Forever Young - Marc Hunter
  9. Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child - Margret RoadKnight
  10. The Night Will Never Stay - Graeme Connors
  11. Greek Lullaby - Maria Fotiadis
  12. Turn Around - Ruth Cracknell
  13. Grandma's Hands - Joanne Jackson
  14. God Bless the Child - Marc Hunter

One

  1. Never Smile at a Crocodile/Crocodile Rock - Normie Rowe
  2. A Step Before Dinner - Sharon O'Neill
  3. The Little Cow Eats Grass - Dave Sandford
  4. The High Skip/Andy Spandy - Lizzie Clear and Lana Warner
  5. Li'l Liza Jane - Floyd Vincent
  6. Bimbo/Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree - Don Spencer and Chantelle Ormandy
  7. Sea Shanty Medley - Graeme Connors, James Gillard, Marcus Holden and Peter Kenny
  8. Pigeons and Crows - Melanie Saloman
  9. Rockin' Robin - The Moy Sisters
  10. Hokey Pokey - Dave Sandford
  11. Tiffy Taffy - Lizzie Clear and Lana Warner
  12. Chop Chop Chipitty Chop - Trish Goddard
  13. Baby Food - Robyn Archer
  14. Berceuse Pour Rêver - Jamie Rigg
  15. When You're Smiling - Grace Knight
  16. Sunset - Tommy Emmanuel
  17. This Old Man - Trish Goddard
  18. Jerry Hall - Joan Sydney
  19. Tip Top - Trish Goddard
  20. Little Red Car - Graeme Connors
  21. Baby's Drinking Song - Graeme Connors
  22. Coots Eats Waterbeetles - Chris Bailey
  23. Insallah - Sabahattin Akdağcık
  24. Pop Goes the Weasel - Trish Goddard
  25. Kennebunk Port - Anne Kirkpatrick
  26. Gurrwayi, Gurrwayi, the Rainbird - Ernie Dingo and Marrochy Barambah
  27. Banana - Aku Kadoga
  28. Babes in the Wood - Tania Bowra
  29. Gershwin Lullaby - Graeme Connors
  30. Why Worry - John Spence

Two

  1. Oodnadatta, Parramatta - Jim Conway
  2. Sand Between my Fingers - Sharon O'Neill
  3. Cat's Got the Measles - Tamina and Zachiary Haider
  4. The Witch - Melanie Saloman
  5. Family Treasures - Anne Kirkpatrick
  6. See Ya Later, Alligator - Col Joye
  7. I've Got an Itch - Floyd Vincent
  8. The Glowworm - Jim Conway
  9. Sing A Song Of Sixpence - Tania Bowra
  10. The Kangaroo - Mic Conway
  11. Squeezes - Gillian Eastoe
  12. There Was a Crooked Man - Armando Hurley
  13. The Guppy - Joan Sydney
  14. Ralphy Balfen - Grace Knight
  15. Five Little Monkeys - Floyd Vincent
  16. Slowly, Slowly - Leonora Jackson
  17. Three Fleas - James Gillard
  18. Heigh-Ho - Darryl Aberhart and Andrew Can
  19. I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles/Splish Splash/Singing in the Bathtub - Mic Conway and Col Joye
  20. Something's Drastic - Mic Conway
  21. The Clever Rabbit - Anne Kirkpatrick
  22. Where - Stuart Grant
  23. Beni Vi Tui - Aku Kadoga
  24. At the Codfish Ball - Su Cruickshank and Linda Nagle
  25. The Duck - Joan Sydney
  26. An Elephant Goes - Linda Kelly and Graeme Connors
  27. I Sing the Song of Froggie Swimming - Peter Chambers
  28. I Put Out to Sea - Barry Leef
  29. I Wish I Was a Little Grub/Isn't it Funny - Jenny Morris
  30. Mrs Moon - Stuart Grant
  31. Coming Home (The Song of the Naturalist's Wife) - Graeme Connors
  32. Fascinating Rhythm - Kerrie Biddell

Three

  1. Hiccups - Gillian Eastoe
  2. Tailpiece - Stuart Grant
  3. Pick Me Up - Robyn Archer
  4. The Name Game - Aku Kadoga
  5. Ickle Me, Pickle Me, Tickle Me Too - Tania Bowra
  6. Two Witches - Melanie Saloman
  7. Chickery Chick - Ross Higgins and Jonathon Biggins
  8. Granny's Boot - Joan Sydney
  9. Healthy Pig - James Gillard
  10. Jiribuga the Porcupine - Ernie Dingo and Maroochy Barambah
  11. The Cow - Aku Kadoga
  12. The Worm - Mic Conway
  13. The Woody Wodpecker Song - Ross Higgins
  14. Kilkenny Cats - Gus O'Brien
  15. Pet Parade - Terry Hannigan
  16. The Little Red Hen - Don Spencer
  17. Goodness Gracious - Gillian Eastoe
  18. Let's Twist Again - Greedy Smith
  19. Josephine - Aku Kadoga
  20. Simon Says - Armando Hurley
  21. Signal - Dave Sandbach
  22. You Twiddle Your Thumbs - Stuart Grant, Dave Sandford and Andrew Bell
  23. When the Red, Red Robin (Comes Bob, Bob, Bobbing Along) - Mic Conway
  24. Multikirtwigo - Jame Gillard
  25. Jiminy Cricket - Ross Higgins
  26. Ow Sut Mohowri - Rami Var
  27. Day-O (The Banana Boat Song) - Armando Hurley

Four

  1. Anancy the Spiderman - Armando Hurley
  2. Happy Talk - Grace Knight
  3. Dr Knickerbocker - Aku Kadoga
  4. Louder Than a Clap of Thunder - Mic Conway
  5. 40 Performing Bananas - Mick Layton
  6. The Owl and the Pussycat - Mick Layton
  7. Goosey Goosey Gander - Robyn Archer and Mic Conway
  8. Trn Da Ti Eh - Masana Salata
  9. Windy Nights - Robyne Dunn
  10. High Hopes - Debbie Byrne
  11. Muddly, Muddly - Jenny Morris, Joan Sydney and Gillian Jones
  12. The Purple People Eater - Barry Leef
  13. Nursery Rhyme Rap - Armando Hurley
  14. Digital Watch/Hickory Dickory - Leonora Jackson
  15. Wimoweh - Terry Kaff
  16. The Ships - John Paul Young
  17. Nightening - Melanie Saloman
  18. Greedy Dog - Tania Bowra
  19. Jollity Farm - Mic Conway's Whoopee Band
  20. The Umbrella Man - Ross Higgins
  21. Frosty the Snowman - Lori Vallins
  22. Let 'em In - Mark Williams

Five

  1. Emma Hackett's Newsbook - Shauna Jensen
  2. Fish Fingers - Dave Sandford
  3. Running Bear - Anne Kirkpatrick
  4. If Pigs Could Fly - Sally Dodds
  5. My Brain - Robyn Archer
  6. Happy Birthday Dear Dragon - Joan Sydney
  7. Sneezes - Grace Knight
  8. Ooby Dooby - John Spencer
  9. Alice Song - Stuart Grant
  10. Hermano Chay - Linda Marr
  11. Juba - Aku Kadoga
  12. The Peanut - Anne Kirkpatrick
  13. Heart of the Country - Gillian Eastoe
  14. The Court of King Caractcus - Terry Hannigan
  15. Bushrangers - Tania Bowra and Robyne Dunn
  16. Skye Boat Song - Wendy Matthews
  17. Beep Beep - Sweet Atmosphere
  18. Heads or Tails - Mike Kennings
  19. There is a Thing - Chris Bailey
  20. 76 Trombones - Barry Crocker
  21. With His Mouth Full of Food - Chris Bailey
  22. The Trouble with my Brother - Mike Kennings
  23. Viru Polka - Kiri Uu
  24. I Know Someone - Christopher Patlon
  25. You Can't Rollerskate in a Buffalo Herd - Terry Hannigan
  26. The Bogeyman - Stuart Grant

Six

  1. Cat's Got Fleas - Floyd Vincent
  2. Dead Skunk - Gillian Eastoe
  3. Ghost Riders in the Sky - Mary Schnieder
  4. The Sound of the Wind - Wendy Matthews
  5. Michael Built a Bicycle - James Gillard
  6. The Walk - Armando Hurley
  7. Ode to an Extinct Dinosaur - Robyne Dunn
  8. Thingth I Thay - Peter Combe
  9. A Little Soulful Tune - Aku Kadoga
  10. Ubangi Stomp - Greedy Smith
  11. Papa Oom Mow Mow - Jenny Morris
  12. Don't - Angela Webber and Adam Bowen
  13. Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour? - Mic Conway's Whoopee Band
  14. Back Seat Tragedy - Robyn Archer
  15. Abre Kako - Mesana Salata
  16. Up and Down - Peter Chambers, Mick Layton, Sally Dodds and Wendy Grose
  17. Bird Eats Fruit - Tania Bowra
  18. Limbo Rock - Trinidad Calypso Band

Seven

  1. Super Computer - Don Spencer
  2. Feeding the Family - Chris Bailey and Gillian Eastoe
  3. Life on Mars - Melanie Saloman
  4. Monster Mash - Ross Higgins
  5. My Dad Snores - Anne Kirkpatrick
  6. Feeling Groovy - Tania Bowra
  7. When You're Eating - Ernie Dingo
  8. Great Expectations - Gillian Eastoe and Shauna Jensen
  9. Eagle Rock - Barry Leef
  10. Mean Old Mean Hyena - James Gillard
  11. Backwards Bill - Aku Kadoga
  12. Island in the Sun - Armando Hurley
  13. Tobiyo - Mesana Salata
  14. Limericks - Chris Bailey
  15. Flabbergaster - Adam Bowen
  16. Friendship - Nicholas Wareham and Danielle Spencer
  17. I've Been Everywhere - Lucky Starr
  18. An Ant's Eye View - Graeme Connors
  19. Gimmie Dat Ding - Mic Conway's Whoopee Band

Eight

  1. Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Grace Knight
  2. Piggies Anthem - Rhonda Burchmore
  3. Transfusion - Sweet Atmosphere
  4. Down on the Corner - Malcolm McCullum, Chris Lloyd, Armando Hurley and Jamie Rigg
  5. There's a Monkey Sitting in the Family Tree - Graeme Connors
  6. Working Bee - Tania Bowra
  7. Apeman - Barry Leef
  8. Galaxy Song - Jonathon Biggins
  9. I'm in a Rotten Mood - Laurie Balmer
  10. Stomi Omilelo Malo - Celia White, Jarni Birmingham, Jenny Dornan, Linda Dawson and Moya Simpson
  11. The Magpies - Graeme Connors
  12. Sun Arise - Darryl Aberhart

Nine

  1. Water For The Flowers- Sharon O'Neill
  2. Cost of Living - Darryl Aberhart
  3. Three Little Birds - Armando Hurley
  4. Horror Movie - Gillian Eastoe
  5. Swimming Song - Anne Kirkpatrick
  6. Ballet Dancing Boffer Boys - Terry Murray
  7. Old Time Rock and Roll - Normie Rowe
  8. Jeremiah Peabody's... - Doug Parkinson
  9. Gitarzan - Terry Hannigan
  10. Money Moans - Lori Vallins
  11. You Can Get It If You Really Want - Armando Hurley

Zzzero - Nine Sampler

Note: this was the promo album, released on LP only, for the series containing song from each album.

  1. Water for the Flowers - Sharon O'Neill
  2. Down on the Corner - Malcolm McCullum, Chris Lloyd, Armando Hurley and Jamie Rigg
  3. Granny's Boot - Joan Sydney
  4. Happy Talk - Grace Knight
  5. The Ships - John Paul Young
  6. Going Home - Tommy Emmanuel
  7. God Bless the Child - Marc Hunter
  8. Papa Oom Mow Mow - Jenny Morris
  9. Monster Mash - Ross Higgins
  10. The Peanut - Anne Kirkpatrick
  11. Pick Me Up - Robyn Archer
  12. Never Smile at a Crocodile/Crocodile Rock - Normie Rowe
  13. With His Mouth Full of Food - Chris Bailey
  14. Let's Twist Again - Greedy Smith
  15. Skye Boat Song - Wendy Matthews
  16. Splish Splash - Col Joye

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Trivia

  • The songs in the Sea Shanty Medley are Here Is The Sea, What Shall We Do With A Drunken Sailor, Dance To Your Daddy, Donkey Riding, Blow The Man Down & Here Is The Sea (Reprise). Not listed in notes of album
  • Thingth I Thay was taken from Peter Combe's album Spaghetti Bolognaise.
  • Super Computer was later re-recorded for Don Spencer's album Let's Have Fun.
  • An Ant's Eye View and There's a Monkey Sitting in the Family Tree later appeared on Graeme Connors album One of the Family.
  • Jollity Farm later appeared on Mic Conway's album Whoopee!.
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