1968 – Elvis’ film Stay Away Joe premieres. Presley plays Joe Lightcloud, an Indian with Burgess Meredith for a father. Songs include “U.S. Male.” (Words & music by Weisman – Wayne) Ho jump down, spin around, let’s have a party Look who’s back, Stay Away Joe Chock taw, chick a Shaw, gonna drink me hearty […]
1959 – Meredith Wilson hosts the Grammy Awards ceremonies. Bobby Darin’s “Mack the Knife” wins record of the year and Frank Sinatra’s “Come Dance with Me” wins album of the year.