C.C. Rider Venerates The Mills Brothers

The Mills Brothers were four young men from Ohio. Grew up singing and playing kazoo outside their father’s barbershop. Naturally they entered the vocal group contest at the local Opera house. But when they got on stage, they realized they’d lost the kazoo they’d planned to play. That’s when the magic happened. One brother cupped his hands in front of his mouth to imitate a trumpet.

And the crowd went wild.