Shake Your Groove Thing
|"Shake Your Groove Thing"|
|Single by Peaches & Herb|
|from the album 2 Hot|
|A-side||Shake Your Groove Thing|
|B-side||All Your Love (Give It Here)|
|Format||7" single, 12" single|
|Length||5:45 (Album version)
3:25 (7" version)
6:36 (mp3 version)
|Writer(s)||Dino Fekaris & Freddie Perren|
"Shake Your Groove Thing" is a song by disco duo Peaches & Herb. It reached No. 2 for four weeks on the Billboard Disco chart in 1978. The single reached No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 4 on the Billboard R&B Chart.
"Shake Your Groove Thing" has been featured prominently in many films such as An Extremely Goofy Movie, Monster, Shrek Forever After, The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Connie and Carla, Marock, and The Country Bears, as well as in an advertisement campaign by Intel in the late 1990s.
Alvin and the Chipmunks released two different cover versions. The first was with Drew Seeley for their 2008 album Undeniable which also appeared in the 2011 Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked video game (without Drew's vocals). The second was with The Chipettes for the 2009 film Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel and its soundtrack.
- "Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked". Official Website. Majesco Entertainment. Retrieved 15 March 2013.
- "Alvin And The Chipmunks: The Squeakquel [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] (Amazon MP3 Exclusive Version): Alvin And The Chipmunks: MP3 Downloads". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2012-04-23.
- The Best of Peaches & Herb (liner notes).
- Whitburn, Joel. Hot Dance/Disco 1978-2003.
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