What a Party

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Fats Domino

Antoine Dominique "Fats" Domino Jr. (born February 26, 1928) is an American R&B and rock and roll pianist and singer-songwriter. He was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Domino is French Creole and Creole was his first language. Domino was delivered at home by his midwife grandmother. Like most families in the Lower Ninth Ward, Domino's family were new arrivals from Vacherie, Louisiana. His father was a well known violinist, and Domino was inspired to play himself. He eventually learned from his uncle, jazz guitarist Harrison Verrett. Fats released five gold (million-copy-selling) records before 1955. Domino also had 35 Top 40 American hits and has a music style based on traditional R&B ensembles of bass, piano, electric guitar, drums, and sa… more »


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2012
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Where was Jodie when the lights went out
Standing in the corner shouting, shout, sister, shout!

[Chorus:]
What a party! Lordy, Lordy!
(Big fat guy, oh man, he sure could wail away!)
What a party! Lordy, Lordy!
(Big fat guy, oh man, he sure could play!)

The girl wore a dress with no shoes on
The big tenor man really blew his horn

[Chorus]

Somebody called a cop about half past four
He really just couldn't get through that door

[Chorus]

Where was Jodie when the lights went out?

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Written by: DAVE BARTHOLOMEW, PEARL KING

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