Sang the role of Sportin' Life,the dope peddler who sings "It Ain't Necessarily So",in the original 1935 stage production of George Gershwin's opera, "Porgy and Bess".
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Did You Know?
Asked who was the best tap dancer, "You're looking at him."
Known as the "Father of Rhythm Tap," he was the first tapper to drop his heels, adding complex rhythms and syncopations.