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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Asked who was the best tap dancer, "You're looking at him."
He could not read music; composer George Gershwin had to teach him the music for the role of Sportin' Life in "Porgy and Bess" note by note.