The lyrics include Jordan’s trademark use of comedy:. James Brown recorded it in as his first release for Smash Records. Articles with hAudio microformats. Featuring an arrangement by Sammy Lowe , it reached number 95 on the Billboard Hot chart. On the pop chart, the song peaked at number six with the title “Caldonia Boogie”. However, it was written by Jordan, who used his wife’s name to enable him to work with an additional music publisher. In Star Time pp.
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Not to be confused with Caledonia. The issue of Billboard magazine for April 21,described Hawkins’ version as “right rhythmic rock and roll music”, possibly the first use of the term to describe a musical style, lkuis pre-dating by 14 months a more often cited use of the words in a June description of “Sugar Lump” by Joe Liggins.
Caldonia – Louis Jordan (Decca, ) – Blues Foundation
Jordan later commented, “Fleecie Moore’s name is on it, but she didn’t have anything to do with it. This page was last edited on 8 Julyat Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved from ” https: Her name is on this song and that song, and she’s still getting money.
Walkin’ with my baby she’s got great big feet She’s long, lean, and lanky and ain’t had nothing to eat She’s my baby and I love her just the same Crazy ’bout that woman ’cause Caldonia is louis jordan caldonia name.
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A version by Erskine Hawkins calvonia, also inwas described by Billboard magazine as ” rock and roll “, the first time that phrase was used in print to describe louis jordan caldonia style of music.
Dakeyne] ” ” Funk on Ah Roll ” Jordan re-recorded the song inarranged by Quincy Jones with Mickey Baker on guitar.
She didn’t know nothin’ about no music at all. As one of Jordan’s best-known songs, “Caldonia” has also been kouis by a variety of artists.
Caldonia lyrics – Louis Jordan original song – full version on Lyrics Freak
What makes your big head so hard? The lyrics include Jordan’s trademark use of comedy:. Articles with hAudio microformats. Retrieved July 26, That was my wife ccaldonia the louis jordan caldonia, and we put it in her name. Featuring an arrangement by Sammy Loweit reached number 95 on the Billboard Hot chart. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The writing of the song is credited to Jordan’s wife of the time, Fleecie Moore.
I love her, I love her just the same Crazy ’bout that woman ’cause Caldonia is her name.