Shorty Boy DiRocco started performing when he was just nine years old
performing at a local thearter. From there, he entertained fans
at parks, night clubs, theaters and radio.
In the early 1950s, he was appearing over WDOV out of Dover, Delaware,
where he was one of the first artists to appear on that station.
Credits & Sources
- Country Song Roundup No. 14; October 1951;
American Folk Publications, Inc.; Derby, CT