Category Archives: Disco

Jimmy Ellis’ chant ‘burn baby burn’ made ‘Disco Fever’ an international hit

ROCK HILL — James T. “Jimmy” Ellis – who grew up in a shotgun shack on Pond Street in Rock Hill’s Crawford Road neighborhood – died Thursday. He was 74. But his signature song, “Disco Inferno,” will live forever. “Disco

Jimmy Ellis’ chant ‘burn baby burn’ made ‘Disco Fever’ an international hit

ROCK HILL — James T. “Jimmy” Ellis – who grew up in a shotgun shack on Pond Street in Rock Hill’s Crawford Road neighborhood – died Thursday. He was 74. But his signature song, “Disco Inferno,” will live forever. “Disco