"Bacon Fat" was written by Andre Williams and Devora Brown and was first released as a single by Andre Williams "Mr. Rhythm" & His New Group in 1956. (Not to be confused with the song of same name written by Garth Hudson, Robbie Robertson and covered by Taj Mahal.)
The Andre Williams song Bacon Fat was covered by ...
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- Big Daddy and His Boys covered the song on their 1957 single "Bacon Fat".
- The Sir Douglas Quintet covered it on their 1965 single "The Rains Came".
- Jesse Ed Davis covered it on his 1973 album "Keep Me Comin'".
- The Manhattan Transfer covered it on their 1978 album "Live".
- Frank Zappa covered it on his 1988 album "Broadway the Hard Way".
- Willy DeVille covered it on his 1999 album "Horse of a Different Color".