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The Unsung History Of The Shake

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Of course the forefathers of shaking a tailfeather are these two well dressed men.

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John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, danced along to Ray Charles's Shake A Tailfeather in 1980's The Blues Brothers.

But what people really need to understand is that THIS is what the Harlem Shake actually looks like.

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The dance originally known as the "albee" was created in 1981 by a Harlem resident named Al B.

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