Accession Number: MR2008-63.
Description: Chicken Fat, also known as “The Youth Fitness Song.” Composed for President Kennedy’s Physical Fitness Program. Recordings of this song were sent to school districts throughout the United States to accompany the official U.S. Physical Fitness program of the President’s Council on Physical Fitness
Composer: Meredith Willson
Performer: Robert Preston
Conductor: Bernie Green
Issued by Capitol Records (CF-1000)
Running time 6:25 minutes.
Meredith Willson, composer; Robert Preston, performer; Bernie Green, conductor