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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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1990
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The big beat keeps you rockin' in your seat
The big beat keeps you rockin' in your sleep
Clap your hands and stomp your feet
You've got to move when you hear that beat
The big beat keeps you rockin' in your seat
 
Old Grandpa just made eighty years old
Man, he's crazy about that rock and roll
The big beat gets in your soul
Makes you jump, it makes you roll
Old Grandpa just made eighty years old
 
Peg Leg Joe threw his crutch away
The big beat makes you act this way
Come on gang, let's swing and sway
The big beat makes you act this way
Peg Leg Joe threw his crutch away

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Written by: DAVE BARTHOLOMEW, ANTOINE DOMINO

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