This song was published in 1929 and was first released by Nick Lucas who performed the song in the 1020 "talkie" film "The Golddiggers of Broadway". It was #1 on the hit for 10 weeks.
It was a novelty hit for Tiny Tim. He sang it on the debut episode of the comedy sketch TV series "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-in". It became Tiny Tim's signature song.
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