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Who created the Electric Slide Dance?

The Electric (better known as The Electric Slide) is a four wall line dance set to Marcia Griffiths and Bunny Wailer's song "Electric Boogie". Choreographer, pianist and Broadway performer Richard L. "Ric" Silver created the dance in 1976 from a demo of the Bunny Wailer recording.

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Similarly, where did the electric slide come from?

The unnamed source told Aazios that Wailer — who's 71 and lives in Kingston, Jamaica — was inspired to write the tune after his then-girlfriend informed him that she “didn't need him” because she had a personal device nicknamed the “electric slide.”

Additionally, who created the Candy Dance? The song was written by Bunny Wailer, one of the original members of The Wailers and the song was created after Marcia purchased a small Piano Keyboard.

In this way, who recorded the Electric Slide?

Marcia Griffiths

When did the electric slide became popular?

But respect must be given to the fact that the Electric Slide began with the song “Electric Boogie.” Which was written and recorded by Bunny Wailer in 1976 and gained popularity when Marcia Griffiths, a member of Bob Marley's backup group the I-Threes, did a cover of it in 1982.

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