SHAKE, RATTLE & ROLL was cut by Big Joe Turner in ’54 but Bill Haley stole it and turned it into a white-boy monster hit phenomenon. They changed some of the risque lyrics to appease the sensitive masses, but left in, “I’m...
Our next honored song was released in 1955 by Atlantic Records. It only reached #10 R&B but reached #1 in our hearts and the raspberry red 45 played on every jukebox in our southeast beaches. This witty and memorable laid back party tune was also written by the great Rudy Toombs.
“Goin to the party, get with the bunch.
Got a dollar for my nippin and a dime for my lunch”
Still beloved and requested by shaggers...NIP SIP by the CLOVERS