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Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy
 
 Red Foley; Freddy Cannon; Leon McAuliffe
MacGregor 2147
 
 
ID: 8389
   Instrumental  
 

TypeSinging CallMacGregor
Label information
Grid list of MacGregor recordings
Quantity3
Vic's Rating0 (not rated)
Bpm 
Duration 
Media45 rpm vinyl
Artist(s)
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Cue Sheet
 

OPENER - MIDDLE BREAK   

Now four ladies chain about 3/4 round I say
Turn the girl, eight to the middle and then back away
All four ladies grand chain, turn the girl again
Sides face, grand square, 'bout eight steps my friend
You got a boogie woogie boy, Chattanoogie shoe shine boy
Reverse
*Have you ever passed the corner of Fourth and Grand?
Why meet your partner, curlique, those boys run and then
Left allemande your corner, gonna dosado
Swing the corner lady, now you all promenade
You got a boogie woogie boy, Chattanoogie shoe shine boy


FIGURE    A1, corner progression

Now 1 & 3 (2 & 4) right & left thru, turn the girl
And then same two cross trail, go round one my friend
Why make a line of 4, gonna move it up and back
Go right & left thru, turn a little girl and then, star thru
You're gonna eight chain 5, count five hands, three, four,
Left allemande
Allemande your corner, gonna do a little dosado
Well now all four men hit the road, go Charlie go!
Why meet your partner, turn thru and go left allemande
Come on back and promenade go round that ole land
You got a boogie woogie boy, Chattanoogie shoe shine boy


ALTERNATE LYRICS

*He makes the oldest kind of leather look like new

TAG

Walk round ole corner, swing with your Chattanoogie shoe shine boy
Lyrics

Lyrics are provided for informational and educational purposes only. Lyrics are
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Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy

Have you ever passed the corner of Fourth and Grand
Where a little ball of rhythm has a shoe shine stand?
People gather 'round and they clap their hands
He's a great big bundle of joy
He pops a boogie woogie rag, the Chattanooga shoe shine boy

He charges you a nickel just to shine one shoe
He makes the oldest kind of leather look like new
You feel as though you want to dance when he gets through
He's a great big bundle of joy
He pops a boogie woogie rag, the Chattanooga shoe shine boy

It's a wonder that the rag don't tear the way he makes it pop
You ought to see him fan the air
With his hoppity hippity hoppity hippity hop-hop-hop!

He opens up for business when the clock strikes nine
He likes to get 'em early when they're feelin' fine
Everybody gets a little rise and shine
From the great big bundle of joy
He pops a boogie woogie rag, the Chattanooga shoe shine boy

It's a wonder that the rag don't tear the way he makes it pop
You ought to see him fan the air
With his hoppity hippity hoppity hippity hop-hop-hop!

He opens up for business when the clock strikes nine
He likes to get 'em early when they're feelin' fine
Everybody gets a little rise and shine
From the great big bundle of joy
He pops a boogie woogie rag, the Chattanooga shoe shine boy

The Chattanooga shoe shine boy

Lyrics by Harry Stone and Jack Stapp.
Recorded by Red Foley; Freddy Cannon; Leon McAuliffe.
 
Comments

Interesting application of Grand Square (do 8 steps then reverse it)
 
 
Handle List
1482  4 (number)
622 Ladies Chain (fract) [Basic]
1489 3/4 (fraction)
519 Forward & Back [Basic]
1482 4 (number)
622 Ladies Chain (fract) [Basic]
1432 Side(s) IDENTIFIER
473 Face (dir) [Mainstream]
1470 In DIRECTION
1486 8 (number)
1937 (N) Beats Of
548 Grand Square [Basic]
1486 8 (number)
1937 (N) Beats Of
548 Grand Square [Basic]
2039 Face Your Partner
375 Curlique [C4]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
891 (anyone) Run [Basic]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]
1700 Corner IDENTIFIER
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]
1431 Head(s) IDENTIFIER
865 Right & Left Thru [Basic]
354 Cross Trail Thru [A1]
1726 Separate [Basic]
922 Around (n) To A Line [Basic]
1479 1 (number)
519 Forward & Back [Basic]
865 Right & Left Thru [Basic]
1077 Star Thru [Basic]
121 Eight Chain (Thru|n) [Mainstream]
1483 5 (number)
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
429 Dosado [Basic]
1435 Boy(s) IDENTIFIER
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]
1612 Inside FORMATION | IDENTIFIER
1245 Turn Thru [Mainstream]
1429 Allemande Left [Basic]
782 Promenade (fract) [Basic]
1463 Swing (Your Partner|Corner) [Basic]

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