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Shorty Long (1940–1969)

Shorty Long was born on May 20, 1940 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA as Frederick Earl Long. He died on June 29, 1969 in Detroit, Michigan, USA. See full bio »


(age 29) in Detroit, Michigan, USA

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Known For

The Fan Soundtrack
Glory Road Soundtrack
Eating Raoul Soundtrack
Coneheads Soundtrack


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 2016 Crazy About Tiffany's (Documentary) (writer: "Devil With a Blue Dress" - as Frederick Shorty Long)
 2013/I Lee Daniels' The Butler (performer: "Function At The Junction") / (writer: "Function At The Junction" - as Frederick Long)
 2007 Ganes ("Devil With a Blue Dress On")
 2006/I Bobby (performer: "Function at the Junction") / (writer: "Function at the Junction" - as Frederick Long)
 2006 Glory Road (performer: "Function at the Junction") / (writer: "Function at the Junction" - as Frederick Long)
 1996 The Fan (writer: "Devil with a Blue Dress" - as Frederick Long)
 1993 Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (writer: "Devil with the Blue Dress" - as Frederick Long)
 1993 Coneheads (as Frederick Long, "Devil with the Blue Dress On")
 1988 Growing Pains (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dance Fever: Part 1 (1988) ... (writer: "Devil with the Blue Dress On" - uncredited)
 1988 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- A Rock and a Hard Place (1988) ... (writer: "Devil with a Blue Dress On/Good Golly Miss Molly" - uncredited)
 1986 Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling (writer: "Devil with the Blue Dress On" - as Frederick Long)
 1986 Cheers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Save the Last Dance for Me (1986) ... (writer: "Devil With A Blue Dress On" - uncredited)
 1982 Eating Raoul (lyrics: "Devil With a Blue Dress On" - as Frederick Long) / (music: "Devil With a Blue Dress On" - as Frederick Long)
 1981 American Pop (writer: "Devil with the Blue Dress On" - as Fred Long)
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 1957 I Love Lucy (TV Series)
- Lucy's Night in Town (1957) ... (singing voice)

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Single (#8 on Billboard charts): "Here Comes the Judge". See more »

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