It has been reported that the scissor lift that the worker was on toppled over and caused the man to fall from a height of 30 to 40 feet. With village people he scored hit songs including in the navy ymca macho man and go west among others.
We had finished our third album cruisin and we needed one more song as a filler.
Construction worker ymca. Jacques wrote y m c a in about 20 minutes the melody the chorus the outline. Prior to that hodo performed as a chorus member in numerous broadway musicals including funny girl. David hodo construction worker.
From 1978 to 2013 hodo secured his place in pop culture as the construction worker character in the group village people. Those visits with me planted a seed in him and that s how he got the idea for y m c a by literally going to the ymca. A construction worker accused of videotaping unwitting men in locker rooms at ymcas in connecticut is facing new charges after allegedly capturing a cop in one of the recordings.
Dedicated to the brave men who use their mighty sledgehammers and mini hammer for the use of construction also abel. Wichita falls fire department responded to the emergency on the morning of tuesday october 15th at the ongoing construction taking place at the bill bartley brand of the ymca. We were stuck at my moms office with construction worker gear so we decided to do the ymca dance as construction workers.