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Along with its B-side, "Hang up My Rock and Roll Shoes" (which peaked at #29), this was Chuck Willis' last Top 40 hit.
Willis, "The King of the Stroll," usually wore a turban onstage.
The single was released two weeks after Willis died on the operating table. The cause of death was a long-neglected bleeding ulcer. (thanks, Brad Wind - Miami, FL, for above 3)
The former Dead Kennedys frontman on the past, present and future of the band, what music makes us "pliant and stupid," and what he learned from Alice Cooper.
On Glen's résumé: hit songwriter, Facebook dominator, and member of Styx.