Song: "Cotton Eye Joe"
Writer: Traditional American folk song, arranged by Janne Ericsson, Örjan Öban Öberg and Pat Reiniz
Album: Sex & Violins
I taught the folk song, "Cotton-Eyed Joe" to a group of students one day and one of them piped up, "Hey, you know there's a dance to that!" Long story short, she taught the dance to me and to the rest of the class. Now, the Rednex version and the dance are a regular part of my curriculum.
There are LOADS of different dances to this song but this one is closest to the one I teach:
I love these guys:
These kids are pretty good, too:
A couples version:
But these ladies put us all to shame:
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