Zero to 180 – Three Minute Magic

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Category: Sammy Davis, Jr.

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Musical Impersonations (on Wax)

Merle Haggard‘s tough-as-nails image, at times, belied his comic gifts, particularly his superb abilities as a mimic, represented here on this clip from The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour TV show, possibly from 1969: Merle Haggard impersonates Marty Robbins, Hank Snow, Buck Owens & Johnny Cash Enough people have noticed that

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“Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead”: Sammy & Buddy, United in Battle

Sammy Davis, Jr. and Buddy Rich emerge triumphant a mere minute & forty-five seconds into this classic confrontation between good and evil: “Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead”     Sammy Davis, Jr. & Buddy Rich     1966 Ernie Freeman, Arranger — George Rhodes, Conductor — Jimmy Bowen, Producer. Amazing But True Buddy

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