The Rubberband Man

I guess The Rubberband Man dance never caught on (see the 2:58 mark).  I suppose the marketing of large tubes of elastic just wasn’t in the cards back in the 70s.  But this 1976 classic by The Spinners was resurrected to popularity when Office Max featured the tune and created the “Rubberband Man” character in 2004.

*In 1979 President Jimmy Carter decreed that June would be Black Music Month.  Three decades later in 2009 President Barack Obama revamped the title and declared June African-American Music Appreciation Month.  Each day this month I am turning up the volume on an artist or song brought to you by the letter R.  Enjoy!*


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