Various Artits  - You Can't Sit Down: Cameo Parkway Dance Crazes Coloured Vinyl 2LP RSD 2021

Various Artits - You Can't Sit Down: Cameo Parkway Dance Crazes Coloured Vinyl 2LP RSD 2021

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Released 26/11/21

• A crazy 22-track collection containing some of the biggest dance craze hits from the Philadelphia label that got the world dancing in the early 1960s

• Includes tracks by Cameo Parkway’s biggest stars: Chubby Checker, Bobby Rydell, Dee Dee Sharp, The Orlons and The Dovells as well as R&B greats Don Covay and The Turbans

• Twelve Top 40 hits including three number 1 chart toppers!

• Chubby Checker’s original hit version of “The Twist,” which has the distinction of being the only single of the rock era to reach number 1 twice in two consecutive years, is included

• Features an essay by acclaimed rock & roll and R&B historian John Broven

• Mastered from the original master tapes from ABKCO’s Cameo Parkway archive

• Bespoke printed inner bags including extensive liner notes and period photos

Side One
1. The Twist - Chubby Checker
2. The Wah-Watusi - The Orlons
3. Bristol Stomp - The Dovells
4. Mashed Potato Time - Dee Dee Sharp
5. You Can't Sit Down - The Dovells

Side Two
1. The Third House (In From The Right) - Bobby Rydell
2. Do The Bird - Dee Dee Sharp
3. Slow Twistin' - Chubby Checker/Dee Dee Sharp
4. Shimmy Shimmy - The Orlons
5. The 81 - Candy And The Kisses
6. (Everybody Do) The Swim, Pt 1 - The Marlins

Side Three
1. The Popeye Waddle - Don Covay
2. Do The New Continental - The Dovells
3. Baby, Do The Froog - Dardenelles
4. Rocka-Conga - The Applejacks
5. The Hucklebuck - Chubby Checker

Side Four
1. The Mash - Tom Young & The Hippies
2. Mexican Hat Rock - The Applejacks
3. The Cha Cha Cha - Bobby Rydell
4. When You Dance - The Turbans
5. Everybody South Street - The Taffys
6. Twistin' U.S.A. - Chubby Checker