Records from Melotone

Minnie the Moocher

December 6, 2015
By joycejohnston

This song was originally recorded by Cab in 1931 and was used in the Betty Boop animated short of the same name, which was released in 1932. Cab’s dance steps as well as his vocals were used in the movie. Here it is:

You’ll see him performing the song at the beginning of the clip. The animated version of the song begins at about 4:18 in.

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