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The Champs

The Champs has been played on NTS shows including Tom Furse, with There It Is first played on 4 December 2017.

The Champs were an American rock and roll band, most famous for their Latin-tinged instrumental "Tequila". The group took their name from the name of Gene Autry's horse, Champion, and was formed by studio executives at Gene Autry's Challenge Records to record a B-side for the Dave Burgess (a.k.a. Dave Dupree) single, "Train to Nowhere". The intended throwaway track became more famous than its A-side, as "Tequila" went to No. 1 in just three weeks and the band became the first group to go…

There It Is
Quakers feat. The Champs
Stones Throw Records2012
There It Is
Quakers feat. The ChampsStones Throw Records2012