Antoine "Fats" Domino, Jr. was an American pianist and singer-songwriter of French Creole descent. Five of his records released before 1955 sold over a million copies and were certified as gold records, and he had 35 records in the U.S. Billboard Top 40. His musical style was based on traditional rhythm and blues, accompanied by saxophones, bass, piano, electric guitar, and drums.
His song "Ain't That a Shame" was featured in American Graffiti.
His song "I'm Gonna Be a Wheel Someday" was featured in Holes.
His song "Here Comes the Hotstepper" was featured in Ready to Wear.
His song "Bo Weevil" was featured in Circle of Friends.
His song "Be My Guest" was featured in White Squall.
His song "I Wanna Walk You Home" was featured in White Squall.
His version of "When the Saints Go Marching in" was featured in Father of the Bride Part II.
His song "Land of 1000 Dances" was featured in Only the Strong Survive.