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Foot Tapper

"Foot Tapper"
Single by The Shadows
from the album Summer Holiday
B-side "The Breeze and I" (Ernesto Lecuona; Al Stillman)
Released 7 March 1963
Format 7" single
Genre Pop music
Label Columbia DB4984
Writer(s) Hank Marvin, Bruce Welch
The Shadows singles chronology

"Dance On!"
(1962)
"Foot Tapper"
(1963)
"Atlantis"
(1963)

"Foot Tapper" is an instrumental by the British guitar group, The Shadows. It went to number one in the UK and was the Shadows' last UK number-one hit (not including those where they performed as Cliff Richard's backing group). The tune is now used as the signature tune and closing tune for the Radio 2 programme Sounds of the 60s.

Personnel

Preceded by
"Summer Holiday" by Cliff Richard and The Shadows
UK number-one single
28 March 1963
Succeeded by
"Summer Holiday" by Cliff Richard and The Shadows
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