Pony Time

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"Pony Time"
Single by Chubby Checker
B-side "Oh Susannah"
Released January 1961
Format 7", 45rpm
Length 2:27
Label Parkway Records 818
Writer(s) Don Covay and John Berry
Chubby Checker singles chronology
"The Hucklebuck"
"Pony Time"
"The Mess Around"

"Pony Time" is a song recorded by Chubby Checker, his second US #1 (after his 1960 single "The Twist.") "Pony Time" was also a number one hit on the R&B charts.[1] The song introduced a new dance style, The Pony, in which the dancer tries to look like he or she is riding a horse. It was written by Don Covay and John Berry.

The song was featured in the film "Hairspray".

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  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2004). Top R&B/Hip-Hop Singles: 1942-2004. Record Research. p. 114. 

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