Songs of the Humpback Whale is a 1970 album produced by bio-acoustician Roger Payne. It publicly demonstrated for the first time the elaborate whale vocalizations of Humpbacks, and became the bestselling environmental album in history, selling over 100,000 copies.
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Album · 1991 · 5 Songs. VOICES of the HUMPBACK WHALES ALASKA. Amazing feeding calls and sounds performed by the Humpback Whale. Zero ads. Try it now.
Exclusive Prime pricing. Songs of the Humpback Whale. At 34 minutes long this is a short CD, but it is worth it for what it is, the glimpse it gives us of another world, just beneath the surface, and the life of another being almost beyond our comprehension.
Free download and listen Songs of the Humpback Whale. Tracks count: 4. Views: 8. Frank Watlington - Distant Whale 03:56. Frank Watlington - Tower Whales 03:21.
Humpback whale – The humpback whale is a species of baleen whale. One of the larger species, adults range in length from 12–16 m. The humpback has a body shape, with long pectoral fins. It is known for breaching and other distinctive surface behaviors, making it popular with whale watchers, males produce a complex song lasting 10 to 20 minutes, which they repeat for hours at a time. Like other large whales, the humpback was a target for the whaling industry, once hunted to the brink of extinction, its population fell by an estimated 90% before a 1966 moratorium.