Spunky teenager Susan and her friends start their own rock band as well as open a night club. However, they face opposition from local uptight adults who consider rock'n'roll to be the devil's music and think that it will have a negative corrupting influence on their children.
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They have negroes on that show, Frank. They let negroes sing in front of all those white children.
Hey, you have Ella Fitzgerald records.
But I would never go see her in person.
Susan is seen dancing around her room during the opening credits. This is played backwards during the closing credits. See more
References The Ed Sullivan Show
Ain't that a Shame
Written by Fats Domino
(as Antoine Domino) and David Bartholomew
(as Dave Bartholomew)
Published by EMI Unart Catalog, Inc. (BMI)
Performed by Fats Domino
Courtesy of EMI Records USA, a division of ERG
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