This was a Zydeco novelty hit for Rockin' Sidney in 1985. It has been covered by a variety of artists, including Fats Domino, Doug Kershaw, and Rosie Ledet. In the US, Knight's version was the most successful.
Knight performed this song on an episode of the variety show Solid Gold.
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This was used in Stephen King's 1986 novel, It, to introduce "Part 4: July of 1958" just before Mike Hanlon recalls when the Losers' Club launched an apocalyptic rock fight to save him from their bullies.
Meghan Trainor and her producer Kevin Kadish originally wrote "All About That Bass" for another artist to record. However, after Epic Records boss LA Reid heard Meghan play a demo of the song on a ukulele, he signed the young songwriter to his label and told her she should sing it.
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.
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