Wednesday, July 5, 2006

1950s Quiz

Let me ask you to re-pledge fealty to your own brains and not go to search engines. O.k.? O.k. Now here are some snippets of a popular song from the 1950s. Tell me it’s title and for extra credit the performers who recorded it.

Keep-a-movin’ Dan, don’t you listen to `im Dan/

He’s a devil not a man who spreads the burning sand with—

What’s the correct title? And what group by singing it became nationally famous? Communicate on Reader’s Response.


  1. Song title is "Cool Water."

    I will guess that The Sons of the Pioneers recorded it.

  2. Cool Water is correct but I believe it was the late, great Marty Robbins who recorded it.