The Sounds of America: 'Wang Dang Doodle'
It made for an unlikely hit in 1966
The authentic Chicago blues sound of “Wang Dang Doodle” packed a punch and put a hole through the popular and poppier tunes at the time.
Taylor went on to become one of the great voices of Chicago Blues. But what is a “Wang Dang Doodle?”
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