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Willie Mae Thornton

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Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton was an American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter. She was the first to record Leiber and Stoller's "Hound Dog" in 1952, which became her biggest hit.

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 2011 Elvis XXX: A Porn Parody (Video) (performer: "Howl dog" - uncredited)
 2007 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... (writer: "Ball and Chain")
 2003 The Dreamers (writer: "Ball and Chain" (1967))
 2000 Hollywood Rocks the Movies: The Early Years (1955-1970) (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Ball And Chain")
 1998 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (writer: "Ball and Chain")
 1994 Woodstock Diary (TV Movie documentary) (writer: "Ball and Chain")
 1992 A Few Good Men (performer: "Hound Dog")
 1989 Last Exit to Brooklyn (performer: "Rock a Bye Baby") / (writer: "Rock a Bye Baby")
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Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton was an American rhythm and blues singer and songwriter. She was the first to record Leiber and Stoller's "Hound Dog" in 1952, which became her biggest hit.

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