Sweets for My Sweet" is a song written by the songwriting team of Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, originally recorded by The Drifters. The group's first single featuring Charlie Thomas on lead vocal, "Sweets for My Sweet" reached No. 16 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 10 on the R&B chart, in October 1961. This was one of the few post-1958 Drifters singles that did not feature a string section. The song has a strong piano and bongo- led Cuban-style cha-cha rhythm.
Sweets for My Sweet is a 1969 album by American recording soul/gospel female group Sweet Inspirations released on Atlantic Records. The album features the groups cover of "Crying in the Rain" which peaked to on Billboards Hot Soul Singles. The song was originally recorded by The Everly Brothers and reached on Billboards Hot 100 chart. Other tracks included are covers of Marvin Gayes' hit "Chained" and The Drifters' "Sweets for My Sweet".
Sweets For My Sweet by Tony Orlando. Sweets for my sweets. Thrills me so.
Por Ese Amor by Bruno Lomas and Los Rockeros (1966). Sweets for My Sweet by Bobby Aitken & the Carib Beats (1967).
According to Tony Orlando, Irwin Levine was a fan of Al Jolson and proposed the concept of the song to Hank Medress. The song peaked at on the Billboard Hot 100 in September of 1973 and topped Billboard’s Adult Contemporary chart for three weeks. It also peaked at on the . Singles chart and in Australia. Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose" Track Info. Written By L. Russell Brown & Irwin Levine. Dawn’s New Ragtime Follies Tony Orlando & Dawn. 2. Steppin’ Out (I’m Gonna Boogie Tonight). 3. Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose
In 1970, Tony Orlando and Dawn debuted on the charts with "Candida," which peaked at This song was followed by a string of hits through 1979 that included the chart-topping "Knock Three Times" (1971), "Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak Tree" (1973), and "He Don't Love You (Like I Love You)" (1975). Tony Orlando had one last solo chart hit in 1979 with "Sweets For My Sweet. From 1974 to 1976, Tony Orlando with Dawn hosted a variety program, "The Tony Orlando and Dawn Show. Tony Orlando (And Dawn) Recordings.
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This album has an average beat per minute of 106 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 72/136 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Sweets for My Sweet, Sweet Sweet Soul. 1. But You Know I Love You. 2'34. Estelle, Myrna and Sylvia. Get the Tempo of more than 6 Million songs.
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Written-By – Doc Pomus - Mort Shuman*
Written-By – D. Appell*, F. Robins*, H. Medress*
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