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Slam Stewart (1914–1987)

Born Leroy Eliot Stewart in Englewood, New Jersey, Slam began on violin as a child. He eventually switched to bass and played with local bands before commencing formal studies at Boston Conservatory. There, he was introduced to the idea of singing (or humming) an octave higher, in unison with his bass fiddle (bowed bass). He perfected this ... See full bio »

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The English Patient Soundtrack
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 2016 Better Things (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Sam/Pilot (2016) ... (writer: ""Flat Foot Floogie (with a Floy Floy)"")
 2015 Gotham (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Anvil or the Hammer (2015) ... (performer: "Don't Let Us Say Goodbye" - uncredited)
 2008 Nights in Rodanthe (performer: "Swingin' In The Key Of C")
 1996 The English Patient (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie" (1938)) / (music: "Flat Foot Floogie" (1938))
 1991 Muuttolinnun aika ("On the Loch Lomond / Loch Lomond") / (performer: "On the Loch Lomond / Loch Lomond")
 1987 Hope and Glory (lyrics: "Flat Foot Floogie") / (music: "Flat Foot Floogie")
 1980 Atlantic City (music: "Flat Foot Floogie" - uncredited)
 1976 Femmes Fatales (writer: "Les Joies Du Maquis", "Débandade", "L'Attaque Des Femmes", "Calmos Tranquillos", "Départ Pour Le Maquis", "Calmos")
 1972 Malcolm X (Documentary) (performer: "Flat Foot Floogie" - as Slam) / (writer: "Flat Foot Floogie")
 1958 The Key (music: "Flat Foot Floogie" - uncredited)
 1957 The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tutti-Frutti Ice Cream (1957) ... (writer: "Tutti-Frutti")
 1947 Boy! What a Girl! (lyrics: "Oh Me, Oh My, Oh Gosh") / (music: "Oh Me, Oh My, Oh Gosh", "Slamboree")
 1945 Diamond Horseshoe (music: "Flat Foot Floogie" - uncredited)
 1942 Star Spangled Rhythm (performer: "Sharp as a Tack" - as Slim and Slam)
 1942 Almost Married (performer: "Binjee Binjee Scootta" - uncredited) / (writer: "Binjee Binjee Scootta" - uncredited)
 1940 It All Came True (music: "Flat Foot Floogie" (1938) - uncredited)
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Slim and Slam | Slam Stewart Trio

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