Advert: Premier Inn – Great Aunt Mabel’s Birthday
Music: The Dixie Cups – Iko Iko
A family get ready to celebrate Great Aunt Mabel’s 90th birthday in this Wes Anderson-inspired Premier Inn TV ad. The song is Iko Iko by the Dixie Cups, from 1965. Iko Iko was a popular New Orleans Mardis Gras song before being taken into the charts by the Dixie Cups, a local girl group also known for their version of Chapel of Love. The song was later a hit for British all-girl group the Belle Stars. The Dixie Cups version of Iko Iko is available to download on iTunes.