Thanks to this song, English singer songwriter Daniel Boone was the recipient of the “Most Likeable Singer” award from Rolling Stone magazine. A quintessential one hit wonder, this song topped the charts around the world in the summer of 1972.
Now in my mind it’s a bit of a chicken and the egg thing because I’m not sure if the song or the dance came first. I do know that folks line dancing a dance called the “slosh” had a lot to do with its initial and continued success at weddings and parties.
Here’s Beautiful Sunday by Daniel Boone