ear-grabbing

ear-grabbing

adj
informal (of music) immediately capturing and holding the attention of listeners
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Nabors' show business break came in the early 1960s when Andy Griffith saw him in a Los Angeles cabaret - singing in a sophisticated, ear-grabbing voice and telling stories between songs in a Deep South drawl - and offered him a part on "The Andy Griffith Show." Griffith's sitcom - tales of down-home people in a slow-moving Southern town - was one of the most popular on U.S.