Scatman Crothers

May 23, 1910


African- American entertainer Scatman Crothers supported himself as a drummer throughout his high-school years. He formed a popular dance band, playing successful engagements even in the whitest of white communities, regaling audiences with his free-form "scat singing." In the formative years of television, Crothers became the first black performer to… More


Scatman Crothers Videos

The Shining
2 minutes 31 seconds
One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
3 minutes 44 seconds
Twilight Zone: The Movie
1 minutes 15 seconds
Truck Turner
2 minutes 28 seconds
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