Harry Lawrence “Tiny” Hill (July 19, 1906 –
December 13, 1971) was a band leader of
the Big Band era. During the height of his
career Hill was billed as “America’s Biggest
Bandleader” because of his weight of over
365 lb (166 kg). His signature song was
“Angry” which he first recorded in 1939 on
Columbia records Vocalion label. He used
sandpaper blocks and a güiro to generate a
double shuffle "beat that makes the listener
itch to dance"
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