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Who invented the mashed potato dance?

Who invented the mashed potato dance?

James Brown
The Mashed Potato is a dance move which was a popular dance craze of 1962. The dance move and mashed potato song were first made famous by James Brown in 1959 and used in his concerts regularly….Mashed Potato (dance)

Inventor James Brown
Year 1962

Who were the KCTU dancers?

Dale Wilson‎KCTU TV 5

  • Dale Wilson. They’ve all disappeared into the ether I suppose but they truly were great and fun to watch!
  • George Ge. Loved their Wah Whatusi dance routine.
  • Petra Villegas. Does anyone one know theur name.
  • Tom Ripley.
  • Richard Carranza.
  • Alex Ramos.
  • Jim Black.
  • Donald Schick.

When was the Charleston banned?

It was actually banned from many dance halls during the 1920s because it was considered to boisterous and indecent. Some dance halls posted signs reading “PCQ” for “Please Charleston Quietly.” The Charleston craze reached its height in 1926 and by 1927 newer dances began appearing and becoming more popular.

Who sang the Mashed Potato Song?

This is the official title, but it has been recorded as Mashed Potatoes and (by Billy Thorpe) Mashed Potato.. James Brown released a song under his own name called Mashed Potatoes USA in 1962, the year that doing the Mashed Potato really took off.. Some other (Do The) Mashed Potatoes versions of interest are noted on this page, but the list is far from exhaustive.

How do you Dance mashed potatoes?

2 pounds baking potatoes,peeled and quartered

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup milk
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • How do I dance the Mashed Potato?

    – Mashed Potato Time – Dee Dee Sharp – Land of a Thousand Dances – Chris Kenner – Do You Love Me – The Contours – Let’s Dance – Chris Montez

    How do you do the Mashed Potato dance?

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