Hey Baby!


Sarah Huttner, Kathy Villeda, Geno Martin

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The following was simply the assignment, and should only be used as a STARTING POINT, or for reference.

The following points were decided upon as a class, and are used as a basis for which to conduct research about the song. Please note, that it is expected that the students will go above and beyond the following points, and only use these as a starting point. The findings will determine what is ultimately included in the final product.

The format of the research paper is a five (or more)-paragraph essay. Papers not written in this format will be given zero credit and the student will be expected to resubmit the paper in the correct format.

Bruce Channel Doc.

Background of the song

Who did this song influenced?
The harmonica player of Hey Baby (McClinton) influenced the beatles to use a harmonica intro in their song too.

When it was written
Hey Baby was written in November of 1961.

Purpose it served (Was it written for a specific reason? Protest? Fun? Love? etc.)

Effect on society, or how society affected it.

Lyrics - include interpretation

As written by Bruce Channel and Margaret Cobb

Hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl
Hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl

When I saw you walking down the street
I said thats tje kind of girl Id like to meet
Shes so pretty, lord shes fine. Im gonna make her mine all mine

Hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl

When you turned and walked away, thats when I want to say now
Come on baby give me a whirl, I wanna know if youll be my girl

Hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl

When you turned and walked away, thats when I wanna say
Come on baby give me a whirl, I wanna know if youll be my girl

Hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl
Hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl
Hey, hey, hey, hey baby, I wanna know if youll be my girl

Who wrote it? Who performed it? If there are multiple performers, please list all. Who was the most popular? Were there different styles?
Bruce Channel wrote the song in 1961 with assistance from Margaret Cobb.
The song has been covered multiple times by performers such as
:
D.J. Otzi-2001
Alabama-?
Conway Twitty-?
Ringo Starr-1976u
DJ Gerry Frield--made a remix--and was used for a soccer world cup anthem in 2002
World/political events at the time.


Pictures
6brucechannelearly.jpg
1beatlesposter.jpg


Trends in popular culture (clothing, movies, music, video game-like things, entertainment, etc)
The song was used as part of the movie Dirty Dancing.