Up Down and Touch the Ground (Song)

Last Updated on: November 25th, 2023

Up Down and Touch the Ground disney song music“Up, Down and Touch the Ground” is a song featured in the 1966 Disney animated film “Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree.” The song is performed by the character Winnie the Pooh and is part of the film’s original soundtrack.

“Up, Down and Touch the Ground” is a cheerful and bouncy song that captures the playful and carefree nature of Winnie the Pooh. The song’s lyrics describe how Pooh’s favorite pastime is eating honey, and how he likes to exercise by bouncing around and stretching his legs.

The song was written by the Sherman Brothers, who also composed many of the other songs in the “Winnie the Pooh and the Honey Tree” soundtrack. The song’s lively melody and simple lyrics make it easy to sing along to and have helped to make it a beloved classic among many Disney fans.

In the film, “Up, Down and Touch the Ground” is performed during a scene in which Pooh is exercising in the Hundred Acre Wood, accompanied by his friends Tigger and Piglet. The song’s cheerful and upbeat tone perfectly matches the playful and fun-loving spirit of the characters and the film.


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Up Down and Touch the Ground (Song) Details

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  • Song Written By: Sherman Brothers
  • Year Released: 1966

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