The Motown quartet's skill in customising pop material was especially clear when they covered Jimmy Webb.
‘If I Were A Carpenter’ is also closely associated with the Four Tops, Johnny Cash & June Carter and many others.
In 1963, Bobby Darin turned 27 in good form, with some new hit singles and, 52 years ago exactly, a chart entry with the ’18 Yellow Roses’ album.
Bobby Darin's Dream Lover was a massive hit that helped him establish a career that ultimately ended in tragedy.
1962 was the start of a four-year stay for Bobby Darin with Capitol, as we reDiscover his first album for them, ‘Oh! Look At Me Now.’