You Can't Sit Down: Cameo Parkway Dance Crazes 1958-1964

Vinyl LP

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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


  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
  6. The Third House (In From The Right) - Bobby Rydell
  7.  Do The Bird - Dee Dee Sharp
  8.  Slow Twistin' - Chubby Checker/Dee Dee Sharp
  9.  Shimmy Shimmy - The Orlons
  10.  The 81 - Candy And The Kisses
  11.  (Everybody Do) The Swim, Pt 1 - The Marlins
  12.  The Popeye Waddle - Don Covay
  13.  Do The New Continental - The Dovells
  14. Baby, Do The Froog - Dardenelles
  15.  Rocka-Conga - The Applejacks
  16. The Hucklebuck - Chubby Checker
  17. The Mash - Tom Young & The Hippies
  18.  Mexican Hat Rock - The Applejacks
  19.  The Cha Cha Cha - Bobby Rydell
  20.  When You Dance - The Turbans
  21. Everybody South Street - The Taffys
  22.  Twistin' U.S.A. - Chubby Checker

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