Growing up in the 1950s-70s, we just couldn’t wait for summer fun, and those family picnics. Just think of the charcoal smell from the grill, and of course…. hot dogs! Since this week we celebrate ‘NATIONAL HOT DOG DAY,’ on July 19, let’s look at a few tunes honoring those delectable delights:
“Hot Dog Buddy Buddy “- Bill Haley & His Comets (1956) , “Hot Dog” – Elvis Presley (1956) “Hot Dog! That Made Him Mad”- Wanda Jackson (1956), “No More Hot Dogs ”- Hasil Adkins (1955), “Hot Dog”- Led Zeppelin (1979), and, let’s not forget “Doggin’ Around’ from Jackie Wilson (1960), as I’m just putting a few on the plate there,… hey, who stole my mustard?
And folks, lets reminisce with our all time favorite…. the Oscar Mayer Wiener commercial: