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rock and roll
band, most famous for their Latin-tinged
." Formed by
Challenge Records to record a
(aka Dave Dupree)
, the intended throwaway track became more famous than its
, "Train to Nowhere". "Tequila" went to No. 1 in just three weeks and the band became the first group to go to the top spot with an instrumental that was their first release.The song was recorded at
Gold Star Studios
in 1958, and in 1959 won the
Grammy Award for Best Rhythm & Blues Recording
There are many
, for example by
and XL Singleton. The Champs also had success with instrumentals such as a cover of
" and the famous "
". In 1985 it featured prominently in the movie "
Pee Wee's Big Adventure
", that inspired a
hit for rapper Joeski Love based on Tequila's melody.
The Champs also recorded a sequel to Tequila entitled
Too Much Tequila
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