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Phil Harris

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Each one of us had a little story to tell and each recording was based on that. Lou played all of the music but we both sort of kicked around some cords during the writing phase.

— Phil Harris

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I remember seeing the song in some diners on the selection gadget that plays records at the table while you were eating. We were never told if the songs ever got on any charts.

— Phil Harris

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If the record was picked up by Dot Records, I would imagine that they would have wanted both sides of the record to be something by Lou alone which would account for the dropping of "So Blue".

— Phil Harris

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Lou and I met while we were in high school in our senior year. We were in many of the same classes together and quite a few times we went over to his house to hang out.

— Phil Harris

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The skit was very successful based on the applause. After that show, the three of us decided to get together and try and come up with some songs that we could all participate in.

— Phil Harris

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The way they had the room that I was in set up, there was some sort of sound deadening platform that I had to stand on in order to get close enough to the microphone.

— Phil Harris

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We played in bars and other such establishments and anywhere where people would listen. Sometimes they did, and sometimes not. The outfits we wore were classics of the 50's.

— Phil Harris

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Many of Harris's vocal recordings were comic novelty "talking blues" numbers not unlike the talking numbers of African-American comedian Bert Williams a style sometimes considered a precursor to modern rap music. These were probably arranged by pianist Skippy Anderson. In 1942 Harris and his entire band enlisted in the U.

Though successful as an orchestra leader Harris is remembered today for his recordings as a vocalist his voice work in animation (probably most famous later in his career for his roles as bears one being Baloo in Disney's The Jungle Book and as Little John in Disney's Robin Hood). Phil Harris (born Wonga Phillip Harris; June 24 1904 – August 11 1995) was an American singer songwriter jazz musician actor and comedian.

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