"Tequila" is a 1958 Latin-flavored rock and roll instrumental recorded by the Champs. It is based on a Cuban mambo beat. The word "Tequila" is spoken three times throughout the tune. "Tequila" became a #1 hit on both the pop and R&B charts at the time of its release and continues to be strongly referenced in pop culture to this day.
Saturday Night Beech-Nut Show. May 03, 1958. I remember reading many years back that Jerry Lee Lewis was the only performer to sing "live" on the 99% lip-synched Saturday Night Beech-Nut Show. But The Champs are definitely performing "live" So are the Fats Domino performances.
Music video by Dan Shay performing Tequila (Live from CMA Awards). Relive all the Country Music magic - The #CMAawards are also streaming now and On Demand with the ABC Television Network app and on Hulu. The 52nd CMA Awards aired LIVE Wednesday, November 14 8|7c on ABC! About the CMA Awards: The CMA Awards nominees and winners are determined by ..