VOO VEE AH VEE & Beer Barrel Boogie were two popular shag songs by The Platters on many Myrtle Beach and Carolina jukeboxes in the mid 50s. And you thought they only sang ballads.
1952 HOT CHART listed Lawdy Lawdy by Lloyd Price as #1 song.
And chose the following top performers: BB King, Clovers, Lloyd Price, Ruth Brown, Roscoe Gordon, Dinah Washington, Dominoes, Fats Domino, Joe Turner, Earl Bostic, Roy Milton, Johnny Ace, Jimmy Forrest, Little Walter. Besides exploding the world's first H-bomb on Eniwetok, that’s what was happenin that year.