Richard's version of the Leiber & Stoller song added his own segment and moved The Beatles to cover it live and then on 'Beatles For Sale.'
After years of toil, the Scottish frontman and his band were en route to the UK album Top 10.
The British vocalist has enjoyed huge solo success in a remarkable career with connections to The Beatles, the Small Faces, Robert Palmer and others.
Fifty songs that were part of rhythm and blues heritage but which didn’t fully find a mainstream audience until they were remade.
Their debut album included some of the SDG's covers as well as originals by the group and Steve Winwood.
The singer's bold and alluring release entered the Billboard Hot 100 for January 5, 1963.
A look into the many versions of the song written and first recorded by Bobby Freeman.
The group's landmark 1971 album 'Surf's Up' was both socially relevant and evocative of their initial glory.
The release will follow a 2 November special in SiriusXM’s Siriusly Sinatra channel, featuring interviews with co-writer and producer Mike Stoller among 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.