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Larry Williams

Larry Williams has been played on NTS shows including Diddy Wah, with High School Dance first played on 17 December 2012.

Larry Williams (born Lawrence E. Williams on 10 May 1935; died 7 January 7 1980) was an American rhythm and blues singer, songwriter and pianist from New Orleans, Louisiana. He is best known for writing and recording some Rock'n'Roll standards from 1957 to 1959 for Speciality Records, including "Bony Moronie", "Short Fat Fannie", "Slow Down", "Dizzy, Miss Lizzy" (1958), "Bad Boy" and "She Said Yeah" (1959). English musician John Lennon was a fan, and The Beatles (and several other "British Invasion" groups) recorded several…

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Slow Down
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Slow Down
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Short Fat Fannie
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Short Fat Fannie
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She Said, "Yeah"
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She Said, "Yeah"
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Dizzy Miss Lizzy
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Dizzy Miss Lizzy
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High School Dance
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Specialty1957
High School Dance
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