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This was a cover version of a Chuck Willis hit written by Clyde Otis and Nancy Lee. This song made "The Stroll" a dance craze in the late '50s and was a popular and continuously played song on ABC TVs American Bandstand.
Far more staid than The Twist, The Monkey, The Watusi, or most other dances of the ear, The Stoll was a mellow slide-step dance, as the name implies. (thanks, Bob - Comox, B.C., Canada)
Gym Class Heroes
Their drummer/songwriter with the story behind "Cupid's Chokehold," and how they handle Travie McCoy's solo success.
This Kentucky singer/songwriter's hits include "She Couldn't Change Me" (recorded by Montgomery Gentry) and "It Ain't Easy Being Me."
The only Irishman to play at Woodstock (backing Joe Cocker), Henry was an early member of Paul McCartney's band Wings.
Artis the Spoonman
Even before Soundgarden wrote a song about him, Artis was the most famous spoon player of all time. So why has he always been broke?