Mashed Potato Time

Hey there music lovers! Today, I want to introduce you to a classic tune that will have you grooving and moving in no time. It’s called “Mashed Potato Time” and it was released in 1962 by the talented artist Chubby Checker.

Now, let’s dive into the composition history of this catchy song. “Mashed Potato Time” was featured on Chubby Checker’s album “All The Hits (For Your Dancin’ Party)” which was a compilation of his best tracks. This album was a hit among dance enthusiasts and became a staple at parties and dance clubs.

The song itself is a lively and energetic dance number that will make you want to hit the dance floor. The lyrics are simple yet infectious, and the melody is filled with catchy hooks that will have you singing along in no time.

But what exactly is the meaning behind “Mashed Potato Time”? Well, the mashed potato was a popular dance move in the early 1960s. It involved twisting and turning your feet in a way that resembled mashing potatoes. This song was created to accompany this dance craze and became a huge hit among dancers everywhere.

Chubby Checker’s “Mashed Potato Time” had a significant influence on the music scene of the time. It not only popularized the mashed potato dance but also showcased Chubby Checker’s unique style and talent. His energetic performance and infectious music made him a household name and a pioneer in the dance music genre.

If you want to experience the magic of “Mashed Potato Time” for yourself, I highly recommend giving it a listen. You can find it on Chubby Checker’s album “All The Hits (For Your Dancin’ Party)”. Trust me, once you hear this song, you won’t be able to resist getting up and dancing along.

So, what are you waiting for? Put on your dancing shoes and let’s get mashed potato-ing!

Listen to Mashed Potato Time Chubby Checker

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Video Mashed Potato Time – Chubby Checker

Mashed Potato Time – Chubby Checker lyrics

🎵 Let’s sing along with the lyrics! 🎤

It’s the latest, it’s the greatestMashed potato, ya, ya ,ya, ya
A Mashed potato started long time agoWith a guy named Sloppy JoeYou’ll find this dance is so cool to doCome on baby, gonna teach it to you
Mashed potato, feel it in your feet nowMashed potato, come on get the beat nowBaby, come on honey, come on baby, ya, ya, ya, ya
And then they dance it through and throughThey look for records they can do it toThey got a dance was outta sightDoin’ the lion sleeps tonight
ya a weem o wep a weem o wep(Mashed potato) ya, ya, ya, ya(It’s the latest) oh, baby(It’s the greatest) come on, honeyYa, ya, ya, ya
Now everybody is doin’ fineThey dance alone or in a big boss lineAnd they discovered it’s the most manThe day they did it to Please Mr. Postman
wait a minute, wait a minute(Mashed potato) deliver the letter(It’s the latest) oh, baby(It’s the greatest) come on, honeyYa, ya, ya, ya
Well they got with more and moreYa ought to see ’em around the floorThe mashed potato long long listThey even do it to Dear Lady Twist
get up on your tail now(Mashed potato) ya, ya, ya, ya(It’s the latest) come on, baby(It’s the greatest) oh, honeyYa, ya, ya, ya
feel the groovy beat now

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