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Chic Gets Its Class Act Together

Don Snowden, Los Angeles Times, 8 February 1981

NEW YORK — Chic's 1978 hit, 'Dance, Dance, Dance (Yowsah. Yowsah, Yowsah)', was the kind of novelty record that can ruin an act's career. The peppy single made non-dancers cringe, cringe, cringe as it embodied everything disco-haters hated about the style.

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