Category Archive: 1964

HAVE I THE RIGHT (song)

Have I the Right? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Have I the Right? Released June 1964 (UK) Format 7″ Recorded RGM Sound: 1964 Genre Pop Length 2:57 Songwriter(s) Ken Howard, Alan Blaikley Producer(s) Joe Meek[1] (R.G.M. Sound) “Have I the Right?” was the début single and biggest hit of British band The Honeycombs. It was …

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I GO TO PIECES (song)

I Go to Pieces From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Released November 1964 (UK) December 1964 (US) Recorded 1964 Abbey Road Studios Genre Merseybeat Label Columbia Songwriter(s) Del Shannon Producer(s) John Burgess “I Go to Pieces” is a song written by Del Shannon which became a Top Ten hit for Peter and Gordon in 1965. Del …

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IN THE HOLLIES STYLE (album)

In The Hollies Style From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Studio album by The Hollies Released November 1964 Recorded 13 April – 25 August 1964 Studio EMI Studios, Abbey Road, London, England Genre Beat, pop Length 29:08 Label Parlophone (UK) Capitol T-6143 (Canada) Producer Ron Richards In The Hollies Style is the second studio album by …

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THE LITTLE OLD LADY (from Pasadena)

The Little Old Lady (from Pasadena) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Released June 8, 1964 Format 7″ Recorded March 21, 1964 United Western Recorders Hollywood, California Genre Car song[1] Length 2:45 Label Liberty Records Songwriter(s) Jan Berry, Don Altfeld, Roger Christian Producer(s) Jan Berry for Screen Gems, Inc. “The Little Old Lady (from Pasadena)” is …

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THE BEST IS YET TO COME (song)

The Best Is Yet to Come From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Released August 1964 Recorded June 9, 1964 Genre Traditional pop Length 3:10 Label Reprise Records Writer(s) Carolyn Leigh Composer(s) Cy Coleman Producer(s) Sonny Burke “The Best is Yet to Come” is a 1959 song composed by Cy Coleman, with lyrics written by Carolyn Leigh. …

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CRY FOR A SHADOW (Instrumental)

Cry for a Shadow Released 27 March 1964 (single) 20 November 1995 (Anthology 1) Recorded 22 June 1961 Genre Instrumental rock Length 2:20 Label Polydor (UK) MGM 13227 (US) Writer(s) Harrison/Lennon Producer(s) Bert Kaempfert “Cry for a Shadow” is an instrumental rock piece recorded by the Beatles on 22 June 1961. They recorded the song …

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A WORLD WITHOUT LOVE

A World With0t Love Released 28 February 1964 Format 7″ Recorded 21 January 1964, EMI Studios, London Genre Pop Length 2:41 Writer(s) Lennon–McCartney Producer(s) Norman Newell “A World Without Love” is a song recorded by the English duo Peter and Gordon and released as their first single in February 1964. It was included on the …

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BABY I NEED YOUR LOVING

Baby I Need Your Loving “Baby I Need Your Loving” is a 1964 hit single recorded by the Four Tops for the Motown label. Written and produced by Motown’s main production team Holland–Dozier–Holland, the song was the group’s first Motown single and their first pop Top 20 hit, making it to number eleven on the …

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THE BIRDS AND THE BEES (Jewel Akens song)

The Birds and the Bees (Jewel Akens song) “The Birds and the Bees” was a 1964 single release by Jewel Akens with a lyric based on the “birds and the bees” idiom commonly referenced with regard to affording young people their introductory sex education. An international hit in 1965, “The Birds and the Bees” was …

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DOWNTOWN (Petula Clark song)

SONG & HIT DETAILS Artist Name: PETULA CLARK Top Position (Australia): 4 Song Author: Tony Hatch Record Label: Astor Label Number: AP-1096 “Downtown” is a song composed by Tony Hatch which, as recorded by Petula Clark in 1964, became an international hit, reaching No. 1 in Billboard Hot 100 and No. 2 in UK Singles …

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